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KPN holds it together in Q3 with price increases, cost reductions

Tuesday 1 November 2016 | 11:36 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Background
KPN profited in the third quarter from price increases, cost savings and the consolidation of Dekatel. All three are structural effects: price increases will have an impact for the coming year, cost reductions will also continue, and further small acquisitions can be expected, likely on the business market. Also positive in the results is a small improvement in the business market, limited impact from the roaming price cuts and a likely positive effect for KPN while Ziggo and Vodafone Netherlands complete their merger. The subscriber growth on the fixed market was a more negative point, as

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Companies: KPN
Countries: Netherlands
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