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Almost third of Dutch households use fixed line rarely

Thursday 24 September 2015 | 10:08 CET | News
Fixed-line use is declining in the Netherlands, with only 69 percent of households saying in August that they used the fixed line at least once a week, compared to 84 percent almost three years ago. According to research by the Telecompaper Consumer Panel, 81 percent of households had a fixed line in the second quarter, up from 74 percent two years earlier. This is likely due to the increasing adoption of triple-play packages, which often include a free fixed line. Nevertheless, the Dutch are using the fixed line less. The share using the landline at least once a week fell to 69 percent in

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Companies: Telecompaper
Countries: Netherlands
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