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Italy enacts decree on EUR 600 mln high-speed broadband schemes for schools and families

Tuesday 11 August 2020 | 10:53 CET | News
Italy's Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) has authorised by decree the launch of its two planned incentive schemes to support digital access, in partnership with state-owned infrastructure agency Infratel. Following the recent approval by the European Commission, the government will issue EUR 200 million in family vouchers to low-income and under-served households, to be spent on high-speed subscriptions and related equipment, such as tablets or PCs. The country will also make EUR 400 million available to schools, with the aim to equip over 32,000 buildings with fibre-based

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