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Dutch TV market grows to 7.76 million subscribers in 2014

Sunday 8 March 2015 | 13:37 CET | News
The Dutch TV market grew by 20,000 subscribers during the fourth quarter of 2014, to end the year with 7.76 million subscribers, according to Telecompaper's quarterly report on the Dutch TV market. During the quarter, digital TV subscribers grew by 0.6 percent which was enough to off-set the continued decrease of analogue-only subscribers. The main reason for the digital TV subscriber's growth was consumers choosing IPTV via DSL or fibre with the traditional TV technology cable only growing a little. The consumer TV services generated almost EUR 410 million in revenues in the fourth quarter

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: KPN / Telecompaper / UPC / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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