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Freenet revenues climb 4.3% in 2017 due to mobile, TV growth

Thursday 1 March 2018 | 13:59 CET | News
German operator Freenet announced it saw record earnings in 2017, with the company able to meet or even exceed its targets according to preliminary results. The company reported a 4.3 percent increase in revenues in 2017 to EUR 3.51 billion. Freenet attributed this growth to the increase in sales revenue in its core mobile business as well as "very good developments" in TV.

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