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Finland starts work on new national broadband plan

Wednesday 12 July 2017 | 11:46 CET | News
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Finland's Ministry of Transport and Communications announced the start of work on a new national broadband strategy, with coverage targets for 2025 and 2030. The technology-neutral strategy will include both fibre and wireless broadband connections and aims to address the expected "exponential" growth in the need for high-speed connections in future.

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