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EIB allocates EUR 500 mln to Italian broadband rollout

Wednesday 16 December 2015 | 10:24 CET | News
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has freed up a EUR 500 million loan to support the accelerated expansion of high-speed fixed broadband infrastructure across Italy. The government has so far committed EUR 2.2 billion of public funds to begin work on its EUR 12 billion broadband expansion plan, with Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi recently describing the challenge of rolling out a national high-speed broadband network as "the mother of all battles".

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