Friday September 18, 2020

Broadband bidder met department 300-plus times in three years

The government announced National Broadband Ireland (NBI) as the preferred bidder for the controversial rural internet scheme in May

28th July, 2019

The preferred bidder for the multibillion-euro National Broadband Plan has met Department of Communications officials an average of 100 times a year for the past three years, The Sunday Business Post can reveal.

The government announced National Broadband Ireland (NBI) as the preferred bidder for the controversial rural internet scheme in May.

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