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Italy and EU cannot afford more delays to digital agenda

Monday 21 October 2013 | 12:55 CET | News
Countries that fail to meet the digital agenda objectives should be threatened with the loss of EU structural funds, which could be worth EUR 30 billion to Italy alone up to 2020. So said the president of Confindustria Digital, Stefano Parisi, in his opening address at the Italian Digital Agenda Annual Forum in Rome on 21 October, an event attended by Italian primer minister Enrico Letta and EU vice president and digital agenda commissioner Neelie Kroes. In his intervention Parisi launched the idea a digital compact, a binding commitment for all EU countries with automatic sanctions along the

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