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French government presents digital services plan

Tuesday 21 October 2008 | 08:26 CET | News
France's secretary of state for the digital economy, Eric Besson, has presented the Digital France 2012 plan, comprising 154 measures covering internet services, mobile telephony and broadcasting. The plan aims to provide all French citizens with access to broadband services, ending the 'digital divide' that currently leaves 1-2 million homes without access to broadband networks. A tender will be issued next year for the provision of universal broadband internet service from 2010, for up to EUR 35 per month. The government also aims to have connected 4 million homes to very high-speed

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