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German association supports credit vouchers idea for individuals, firms to build fibre network

Tuesday 1 October 2019 | 10:33 CET | News
The German industry group VATM said that the idea of offering vouchers to build the fibre network to private individuals and businesses is "economically reasonable and necessary".  

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: BREKO / VATM
Countries: Germany
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