Public funding

The European Commission is encouraging the use of public funding from national governments and the EU to assist 5G rollout. Post pandemic recovery funding is a particularly important source.

European Commission approves Italy’s €2bn 5G incentive plan

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IN : EU Digital Decade

The European Commission will entirely fund the Italian plan which provides incentives for mobile operators to build new 5G infrastructure.

Italian government makes €2bn in incentives available for 5G

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The announcement was made by Infratel Italia, which says the funds will be used to improve 5G infrastructure in the country.

German government aims for full 5G population coverage by 2030

This goal was unveiled by the Ministry for Digital Affairs and Transport in its new Gigabit strategy plan.

European Commission workshop on 5G funding to take place next week

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The online workshop will discuss the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) initiative, which will fund 5G projects.

Germany and France to fund private 5G projects

The German and French Governments have pledged €17.7 to fund four projects.

EU Commission offers €258m in funding to support 5G and Gigabit networks

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The Commission is now accepting proposals for projects that aim to improve connectivity in the EU.

Open RAN lab to open in Germany

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A new innovation lab called i14y will be opened in Germany with the support of the Federal Government.

UK Government launches competition to boost 5G rollout

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IN : Gigabit Society

The UK government has launched a £4m pound competition that will explore ways to make it easier for mobile operators to deploy 5G infrastructure on public street furniture such as lampposts and bus shelters.

Orange starts testing Fixed Wireless Access in Galcia

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IN : Gigabit Society

Spanish operator Orange has begun testing a Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) network in partnership with Ericsson.

Deutsche Telekom hopes to spur industrial innovation in new 5G Campus

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Deutsche Telekom has announced that it is building a 5G campus network. The network will be located in the Future Factory Hub, which is currently being constructed in Werner-con-Siemens Centre for Industry and Science e.V in Berlin.

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