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Anacom says telecom prices in Portugal more expensive than EU average

Friday 28 February 2020 | 09:08 CET | News
The prices of triple-play packages in Portugal were 2 to 12.7 percent higher than the EU average in 2018-19, according to data from the European Commission cited by Portugal's National Communications Authority (Anacom). The exception was 1 Gbps offers, which were below the EU average (-22.3%), but accounted for only 1.6 percent of accesses. 

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Categories: General
Companies: Anacom
Countries: Portugal
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