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France sets social internet tariff at EUR 23 a month

Wednesday 7 September 2011 | 10:25 CET | News
In the next few days the French government will set the price of the social internet tariff at EUR 23 a month, industry and digital economy minister Eric Besson told Le Figaro. This breaks down as EUR 20 for internet and VoIP and EUR 3 to rent the home gateway. The establishment of a social internet tariff, after many years of existence of a social landline tariff, was sought by prime minister Francois Fillion in January 2010. (A mobile social tariff of EUR 10 a month was introduced in 2009.) In the meantime, market forces have produced even lower-priced internet services, such as Iliad ISP

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Companies: Alice / Auchan Mobile / Iliad
Countries: France
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