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Preview 2017: Dutch telecom market set for dramatic changes

Tuesday 27 December 2016 | 12:58 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
The Dutch telecom landscape is set for dramatic changes in 2017. Ziggo and Vodafone Netherlands will merge, while T-Mobile and Youfone are entering the fixed market, alongside newcomer NLEx. Amazon and Wuaki will try to build a position on the streaming video market, and YouTube could launch its ad-free Red service in the Netherlands. In communication services, Facebook is leading the OTT segment, alongside Snap and to a lesser extent Google. Mobile networks will start the path to 5G with further fibre roll-out and densification. Converting the fixed network to fibre is already in full swing

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