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EU plans EUR 900 mln in funding for 6G research, 5G development

Thursday 25 February 2021 | 13:25 CET | News
The European Commission has announced dedicated funding for 6G research, as part of a new R&D strategy to focus on promising technology in strategic sectors. The proposed 'Smart Networks and Services' project would receive EUR 900 million in public investment in the EU's 2021-2027 budget. It would work on coordinating 6G research under the 'Horizon Europe' R&D subsidies and supporting 5G deployment initiatives.

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