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B&You winning Free Mobile customers - CEO

Tuesday 7 February 2012 | 08:47 CET | News
French operator Bouygues Telecom CEO Olivier Roussat said that some people were already coming back to the service, echoing a similar statement from Orange France's CEO a week earlier, writes Les Mobiles. Roussat told Europe 1 radio that when you look at the origin of number portability to its B&You service, you see Free Mobile. B&You, aimed at younger consumers, can only be managed online. Roussat said B&You's EUR 24.90 plan, launched in July 2011, is quite competitive with Free Mobile's EUR 19.99 subscription. France's number portability system is currently saturated, porting between 10,000

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: B&You / Bouygues Telecom / Free Mobile
Countries: France
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