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Fastweb donates EUR 300,000 to help hospitals fight coronavirus

Tuesday 17 March 2020 | 13:57 CET | News
Fastweb has announced that it's donating a total of EUR 300,000 three major Italian hospitals treating patients with complications resulting from the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak. The funds will be distributed equally among Milan's Policlinico, Rome's Spallanzani Institute and Bari's Policlinico Giovanni XXIII, said the company, adding that the money will be used to acquire essential equipment and medical material as well as helping to set up additional intensive car beds for patients. Employees are also raising funds for the three hospitals at the forefront of Italy's fight against the

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