Italy delays broadband plan implementation until September

Monday 29 June 2015 | 10:03 CET | News
The Italian government has decided not to push through an emergency decree to activate its high-speed broadband development strategy, according to Italian undersecretary for economic development in charge of telecommunications Antonello Giacomelli. "It is difficult to justify the urgency (of an emergency decree), so in the next few days we will look into how to proceed," said Giacomelli on the sidelines of a conference in Rome, adding that the government will be meeting with the operators and utility companies to discuss how to divide up the fibre optic network rollout immediately after the

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