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Swedish rural broadband grants reach SEK 1.9 bln

Tuesday 13 December 2016 | 13:47 CET | News
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The Swedish Broadband Forum, which brings together public and private players, said a Rural Development Programme report in November found that SEK 1.9 billion out of SEK 3.25 billion available has now been granted in support for broadband projects. It said SEK 6.8 million has actually been paid.

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