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German govt awards 165 grants for fibre-optic networks

Thursday 23 March 2017 | 10:50 CET | News
The German government has awarded 165 funding grants to expand fibre-optic networks in underserved regions. The latest funding round announced by the Ministry for Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI) is the third within a billion-dollar federal programme to expand Germany's network access.

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