|Do you have a National Broadband Plan which specifies a set of measurable broadband targets or will you have such a plan in place before 31st December 2012?||Yes||See: www.lvm.fi/web/en/internet --> Broadband|
|Does the Plan meet the European Commission's Digital Agenda for Europe target for 100% broadband coverage by 2013?||Yes||See the above mentioned web page. - Defined universal service 1 Mb/s must be provided to every permanent residence and office. -Universal service became mandatory from 1st of July in 2010 - Telecom operators defined as universal service providers are appointed to reach 100% coverage|
|Does the Plan meet the European Commission's Digital Agenda for Europe target for 100% coverage over 30Mbps by 2020?||Yes||See the above mentioned web page. - The goal is to build cable of fibre network located within a maximum of 2 kilometers of permanent residences or offices - By the end of 2015 - The goal is to have 99% population coverage|
|Does the Plan meet the European Commission's Digital Agenda for Europe target for 50% of households to have subscriptions over 100 Mbps by 2020?||Yes||See the above mentioned web page and www.lvm.fi/web/en/pressreleases/-/view/4104084 and /4107891. To complement broadband fibre and cable networks: -Auction of 800 MHz band will be held in the beginning of 2013 to stimulate mobile broadband offering up to 26 Mb/s - Requirement of population coverage is 95% by the end of 2016 and 99% by the end of 2018|
|Have supportive measures been introduced to support the achievement of National Broadband Plan targets?||Yes||See: www.lvm.fi/web/en/topical/pressreleases/-/view/4109304 and www.lvm.fi/web/en/pressreleases/-/view/4109122|
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