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Norwegian govt confirms NOK 264 mln broadband subsidies in 2021 national budget

Monday 22 February 2021 | 12:38 CET | News
The Norwegian Ministry of Local Government and Modernisation has confirmed the allocation of NOK 264 million in broadband subsidies under the 2021 State Budget. This alone should provide around 15,000 households with new or improved broadband coverage, it said.

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