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Commission clears state aid to an ultra-fast broadband network in Birmingham

(12/06/2012) The European Commission has found a proposal by the United Kingdom to grant around €6 million of public financing for the construction of an ultra-fast broadband network in the city of Birmingham to be in line with EU state aid rules, in particular because it will be genuinely open to all operators and will therefore promote competition.

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Additional Information

Commission Press Room: IP/12/596