A special committee report published last week concluded that Government progress on broadband has been ‘almost non-existent’.
It reveals the Government’s startling ignorance of the importance of broadband provision.
The recommendations for developing a national high-speed broadband infrastructure have been made time and again. It’s time to act.
Ireland continues to lag behind when it comes to broadband penetration. With less than 5% broadband take up (per 100 of population), we are currently ranked just 19th out of the 25 EU member states – somewhere behind the Czech Republic.
You can read the report here