London holds Connectivity Summit for faster internet

Tuesday 16 September 2014 | 16:26 CET | News
London mayor Boris Johnson is meeting with internet companies such as BT, Virgin Media and Telefonica, at the city's first "Connectivity Summit" on 16 September to discuss how to make the capital the best connected city in Europe and further improve affordable access to superfast connections for homes and small businesses. The Mayor wants 99 percent of properties in the capital to have access to affordable superfast connections by 2018. Currently Ofcom estimates that 89 percent of the capital can obtain superfast connections through fibre broadband but only 25 percent choose the faster link.

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