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Swedish govt expands rural broadband fund to SEK 1 bln

Friday 2 December 2016 | 10:42 CET | News
The Swedish government said it is redistributing SEK 150 million to support broadband expansion as part of the rural development framework, as part of the 2017 budget. This is on top of SEK 850 million that the Left Party (Vansterpartiet) had agreed should be available for rural broadband in next year's budget proposal. The extra 'broadband billion' means SEK 4.25 billion will be earmarked for internet development in country areas next year.

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