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Irish National Broadband Plan unchanged at 750,000 premises

Friday 1 April 2016 | 10:40 CET | News
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The Irish government announced that it has not changed its state-funded National Broadband Plan to bring at least 30 Mbps broadband to over 750,000 premises that are not intended to be covered by commercial rollouts by 2020. The Department of Communications, Energy and Natural Resources received responses from five operators by the 31 March deadline for its procurement contracts for the government funded National Broadband Plan. 

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