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Norwegian govt confirms network resilience funding in 2018 budget proposal

Friday 13 October 2017 | 12:30 CET | News
Norwegian Transport and Communications Minister Ketil Solvik-Olsen said the government is formally proposing NOK 40 million for new fibre cables in and out of Norway in the 2018 budget, as nearly all cross-border traffic currently goes via Oslo to Sweden and Denmark, making the network vulnerable. There is also a commitment for up to another NOK 60 million for the scheme.

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