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Broadband as vital as 'water' - Quayle

Chief Minister wants better internet access

The Chief Minister says improving the Island's internet access is a 'necessity'.

Howard Quayle was speaking in response to Ayre & Michael MHK Tim Baker, who enquired in Keys earlier about broadband speeds in rural areas.

Mr Quayle explained that an independent report commissioned by the Department of Economic Development had made several recommendations - including that government work more closely with telecoms companies to lower cost and bolster services:

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