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Elisa signs EUR 100 mln loan agreement with NIB to support 5G investments in Finland and Estonia

Wednesday 12 December 2018 | 12:29 CET | News
Elisa said it has signed a EUR 100 million loan agreement with the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) to support its investments in 5G networks in Finland and in Estonia. Elisa makes over EUR 200 million in capital expenditure investments annually in Finnish infrastructure and in the coming years, spending will be directed especially towards building a 5G network, starting at the beginning of 2019.

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