The EU Commission approves €325 million public support to provide schools in Italy with very high internet speed

State aid: Commission approves €325 million public support to provide schools in Italy with very high internet speed* The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, €325 million of public support to connect 12,000 schools in Italy to very high-speed internet. The schools that will benefit from the measure are located in areas with insufficient connectivity in Italy, in line with the EU broadband connectivity objectives. Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, said: "This €325 million Italian scheme will ensure

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European Commission, The EU Commission approves €325 million public support to provide schools in Italy with very high internet speed, 21 January 2021, e-Competitions January 2021, Art. N° 98971

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