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Italian cabinet approves EUR 6 bln national broadband plan

Wednesday 4 March 2015 | 09:35 CET | News
The cabinet of Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi has approved a EUR 6 billion plan to accelerate the development of a national high-speed fibre network following a lengthy consultation with operators. Under the terms of the Strategy for Italian Broadband and Digital Growth 2014-20, operators will be offered a series of incentives to invest in upgrading their networks, above all in the south of the country, which will receive the bulk of the Italian and European structural and development funds. The aim is to go beyond the objectives of the digital agenda for Europe and bring high-speed

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