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Italy to launch broadband plan by end-2015 - Giacomelli

Tuesday 15 September 2015 | 09:42 CET | News
The Italian government will launch the first stage of its national broadband plan by the end of 2015, confirmed Italian undersecretary for economic development in charge of telecommunications Antonello Giacomelli. "We will start working on the broadband plan by the end of the year," said Giacomelli on the sidelines of a conference in Florence, adding that "EUR 2.2 billion of public funds have been made available for the so-called digital divide areas." The minister also confirmed that the idea was to take advantage of possible synergies between the fibre rollout and the forthcoming

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