New EU plans to give top-quality internet to all Europeans

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Andrus Ansip, Vice-President for the Digital Single Market, said: “Twenty-eight different approaches to manage radio frequencies in the EU do not make economic sense in the Digital Single Market. Today we come with our first proposal on how to better coordinate spectrum in the EU.

New EU plans to give top-quality internet to all Europeans


To improve access to internet services and technologies, including in remote areas, European Union regulators proposed on February 2 to introduce a key mobile spectrum across all 28 member states.

As reported by the Reuters news agency, EU states currently have different approaches to managing radio frequencies.

“This band is the sweet spot for both wide coverage and high speeds. It will give top-quality internet access to all Europeans, even in rural areas, and pave the way for 5G, the ne...


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