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Germany reaches 10 mln homes with gigabit broadband access

Tuesday 18 December 2018 | 08:42 CET | News
Over 10 million households in Germany are able to receive gigabit broadband, including 7.3 million over cable networks, German cable operator association Anga said in a statement.  

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