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Chile's broadband sector grows 10.4% in H1

Wednesday 23 September 2009 | 08:58 CET | News
The number of fixed broadband connections in Chile grew by 10.4 percent in the first half of 2009, compared to the year-earlier period. Chile had 1.6 million broadband lines at end June, up from 1.46 million in December 2008, according to the Cisco Broadband Barometer. The growth was mainly due to new internet service offerings targeting the lower socio-economic segment, as well as new prepaid service packages and low cost offers. Broadband penetration in Chile is the highest among Latin American countries, at 9.7 percent. The residential market continues to lead, with 85 percent of the

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Companies: Cisco UK
Countries: Chile
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