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Romania MSI minister skeptic about Ro-net project deadline

Wednesday 14 October 2015 | 14:24 CET | News
Romania's minister for Information Society, Sorin Grindeanu, declared on 13 October that he does not expect the Ro-net project to be completed by the end of 2015, which is the deadline for accessing EU funds required for the project's creation, writes local publication Hotnews.ro. Co-financed with EUR 80 million by the European Regional Development Fund, the Ro-Net project concerns the construction of the national Ro-Net telecommunications network for disadvantaged areas. Grindeanu expects so as Telekom Romania, the operator that implements the project, did not correctly measure the time

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Telekom Romania
Countries: Romania
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