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Telefonica pledges EUR 75 mln to boost digitalisation of Spanish SMEs

Tuesday 23 June 2020 | 12:36 CET | News
Telefonica announced that its charitable arm, Fundacion Telefonica, will be allocating a total of EUR 75 million to promote the digital transformation of Spanish SMEs and freelancers. The digital reconstruction fund will be assigned to helping SMEs migrate their systems to the cloud, implement increased cyber protection measures and introduce remote working. It's also intended to facilitate their financial situation following Spain's 3-month Covid-19 lockdown and includes debt deferrals as well as advance payment of invoices to suppliers.

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