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Dutch ministry plays down risks of 3G network shutdown

Wednesday 4 September 2019 | 15:21 CET | News
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Switching off 3G does not mean mobile subscribers will be without a network, the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate (EZK) said in response to parliamentary questions from the Socialist Party SP. Vodafone plans to stop its 3G network at the end of this year. The SP expressed concern that low-income consumers will not be able to replace their still working 3G mobile phone and asked whether compensation would be offered.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: VodafoneZiggo
Countries: Netherlands
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