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French MNOs make progress in white-spots and LTE roll-out

Friday 19 May 2017 | 14:07 CET | News
French regulator Arcep has published an updated scorecard measuring the progress made in the white-spots programme (called "zones blanches - centres-bourgs") addressing the lack of mobile services in rural France. One of the main objectives of the programme is to provide mobile broadband coverage to 100 percent of the participating municipalities by end-June 2017. For these municipalities (accounting for approximately 1 percent of the national population), the proportion covered by 3G mobile broadband services has continued to progress steadily, improving to 82 percent in April compared to 75

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Arcep / Bouygues Telecom / Free Mobile / Orange / SFR
Countries: France
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