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Swedish Broadband Forum starts new rural supply work group

Wednesday 14 June 2017 | 12:57 CET | News
The Swedish Broadband Forum said it has set up a working group to devise a plan for reaching the broadband target in rural areas. The new group will be led by local grid association SSNf's CEO, Mikael Ek. The group will map people and places at risk of losing out on connectivity, propose concrete recommendations for make rural broadband development effective, and devise a plan for making the broadband targets achievable.

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