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UK govt says 5G Testbeds & Trials Programme to deliver benefits of GBP 2.58 billion

Monday 2 August 2021 | 12:59 CET | News
The UK government's 5G Testbeds & Trials Programme is expected to deliver benefits of GBP 2.58 billion, or GBP 15 for every GBP 1 invested, due to potential earlier adoption of 5G technology in sectors such as manufacturing and healthcare.

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