0
Broadband

German govt approves more broadband grants

Tuesday 6 September 2016 | 16:55 CET | News
Germany's Digital Infrastructure Minister Alexander Dobrindt has approved a further 116 broadband grants from the multi-billion Euro federal high-speed broadband programme. This second phase sees EUR 904 million allocated to communities and regional authorities, for a combined investment of EUR 1.8 billion. Each project is eligible for up to EUR 15 million to support the roll-out of high-speed broadband in non-connected areas.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed / Internet
Countries: Germany
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

German govt launches Gigabit Germany campaign

Published 09 Mar 2017 17:14 CET | Germany
German federal minister for transport Alexander Dobrindt has announced a EUR 100 billion investment into a gigabit broadband ...

German govt allocates another lot of broadband grants

Published 09 Sep 2016 11:01 CET | Germany
The German government has approved another 25 funding grants from the multi-billion federal broadband roll-out programme. ...

Dobrindt admits Germany to fall short of broadband target

Published 07 Sep 2016 15:17 CET | Germany
Germany's Digital Infrastructure Minister Alexander Dobrindt admitted that the government's plan to provide broadband at 50+ Mbps ...

Germany awards more broadband subsidies

Published 30 Aug 2016 16:50 CET | Germany
Germany's Digital Infrastructure Minister Alexander Dobrindt has approved another 53 funding grants from the multi-billion ...

Germany boosts broadband funds to EUR 4 billion

Published 01 Jul 2016 12:01 CET | Germany
Germany's Digital Infrastructure Minister Alexander Dobrindt has announced an additional EUR 1.3 billion of funding for the ...

Germany awards more broadband subsidies

Published 21 Jun 2016 11:26 CET | Germany
Germany's Digital Infrastructure Minister Alexander Dobrindt has approved another 91 funding grants from the multi-billion ...

Net Alliance to connect remote industrial parks to fibre

Published 16 Jun 2016 14:40 CET | Germany
Federal minister for traffic and digital economy Alexander Dobrindt agreed with the members of the digital investment and ...

Bavarian city Pottenstein gets EUR 3.3 mln broadband grant

Published 07 Jun 2016 11:06 CET | Germany
German transport minister Alexander Dobrindt has awarded a EUR 3.3 million grant to the Bavarian city of Pottenstein for the ...

Bavarian municipality receives EUR 8.3 mln broadband grant

Published 06 Jun 2016 17:18 CET | Germany
German transport minister Alexander Dobrindt has awarded an EUR 8.3 million grant to the Bavarian Straubing-Bogen municipality ...

German govt allocates another lot of broadband grants

Published 31 May 2016 10:48 CET | Germany
Germany's Digital Infrastructure Minister Alexander Dobrindt has approved another 91 funding grants from the multi-billion ...