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Norwegian govt raises home broadband subsidy priority threshold to 10 Mbps from 4 Mbps

Tuesday 15 May 2018 | 13:24 CET | News
Norwegian broadband subsidies for 2018 will prioritise residences that lack internet service at a minimum of 10 Mbps, up from 4 Mbps previously, according to the revised national government budget for the year. It had already been decided to change the system for regulator Nkom to allocate broandband subsidies. Instead of each borough and county applying to Nkom for project funding, the watchdgo will now set out an economic framework for each county, based on statistics concerning coverage there. It will then be up to the county council to prioritise regional projects, based on conditions set

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