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EU states agree to cooperate on building up local semiconductor industry

Tuesday 8 December 2020 | 09:49 CET | News
Members of the EU have signed a joint declaration to work together on developing the semiconductor industry in Europe. The declaration aims at strengthening Europe's capacity to develop the next generation of processor chips in order to meet the data-processing requirements for secure 5G and 6G connectivity, supercomputers, artificial intelligence and many other applications. A total 17 of the 27 members of the EU signed the agreement during an informal meeting of telecoms ministers 7 December.

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