Fixed line still important to Dutch households

Monday 2 November 2015 | 11:30 CET | Author: Erik Sloots | Background
Despite the everyday presence of mobile phones in the Netherlands, many consumers still have a fixed-line connection as well. At the end of June, the country counted over 6.2 million mass market fixed lines, according to research by Telecompaper. We asked our Consumer Panel why they keep both fixed and mobile connections. 

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Companies: Telecompaper
Countries: Netherlands
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