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Groningen to get EUR 40 million to improve broadband

Friday 2 September 2016 | 10:13 CET | News
The Dutch province of Groningen, its Economic Board (EBG) and the National Coordinator Groningen (NCG) announced they have set aside EUR 40 million for rolling out faster broadband in the northern province. The province will provide a loan of EUR 30 million, and the EBG and NCG will each provide a subsidy of EUR 5 million. The subsidies target especially the areas affected by earthquakes from natural gas extraction in the province, and these towns will be the first connected. Market players and resident associations can apply for the funding, and the aim is that everyone in the province will

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