Nicosia receives EU funds to expand free WiFi
Nicosia municipality on Friday received a voucher for €15,000 for the installation of a WiFi network from the European Commission.
Mayor Constantinos Yiorkadjis was handed the voucher by Pierpaolo Tona, project management coordinator of the European Commission’s Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (Inea).
The money is part of the Wifi for Europe (WiFi4EU) project, an initiative promoting the development of a free wireless broadband infrastructure in public hotspots, including libraries, museums, public parks and squares. It is meant to cover the cost of equipment and installation.