The opposition says the government’s decision to spend billions more to upgrade NBN connections to access fibre “vindicates” Labor’s 2009 plan for a fibre network and shows the Coalition has been misleading Australians for seven years. NBN experts have welcomed the improved technology, but say the model could increase the

The Coalition government today announced a multibillion dollar upgrade to bring fibre internet connections “deeper” into neighbourhoods as well as fibre services for businesses. The upgrade will be financed through NBN Co. borrowing from private debt markets and give “up to 75 per cent” of fixed-line premises across Australia access