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French fibre road map focused on national harmonisation

Tuesday 31 July 2012 | 09:48 CET | News
The new French administration's telecom roadmap, currently being drawn up in a series of working group meetings, is expected to focus on steering on a national level, Les Echos reports. At the latest meeting, digital economy minister Fleur Pellerin proposed the creation of a national steering unit that would ensure the national harmonisation of fibre network deployments, support local authorities and harden rules on private companies' investment and service target commitments. Local authorities telecom association Avicca president Yves Rome gave his support to the introduction of a tax of EUR

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