Groningen extends deadline for broadband subsidies

Thursday 17 November 2016 | 10:51 CET | News
The Dutch province of Groningen has extended the deadline for applications for subsidies under its 'Snel internet Groningen' programme by four weeks. The new deadline is 21 December. The extension follows a request by several residents' groups, who said they need more time to prepare their applications.

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