Italian unions urge PM to accelerate broadband deployment

Friday 28 March 2014 | 11:12 CET | News
The general secretaries of three of Italy's leading trade unions – Cgil, Cisl and Uil – have written to prime minister Matteo Renzi to call for an acceleration of the development of the country's broadband network "on which Italy's recovery depends". In the letter the unions urge Renzi to support the deployment of the next generation network through measures such as the recapitalisation of Telecom Italia and the intervention of the state-backed holding company Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP). However, according to the unions the spin-off of Telecom Italia's fixed network is not the way

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Companies: Telecom Italia / Telefonica
Countries: Italy
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