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EU telecom ministers sign support plan for 5G

Tuesday 18 July 2017 | 11:06 CET | News
EU ministers have signed declaration at an informal meeting in Tallinn underlining Europe's commitment to making 5G networks a success. The meeting of telecom ministers called by the Estonian presidency of the EU is expected to discuss plans to make Europe a global leader in 5G development and ensure the new mobile networks support the further progress of the digital economy and society.

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