More money is needed for Dept of Communications, survey finds

Those surveyed wanted €28 million more spent

9th October, 2016
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The Department of Communications and Energy was allocated €195 million in Budget 2016, but Irish people think it should get more this time around, according to a survey from Ignite Research.

On average, people surveyed wanted €28 million more spent on the Department of Communications and Energy. Under-34s were looking for an extra €42 million. Those (37 per cent of the population) who agreed with the statement “broadband is not as good in my area as...

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