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French telecom operators invest EUR 10.4 bln in 2019 with record spend on FTTH roll-outs

Wednesday 17 June 2020 | 11:06 CET | News
France's telecom sector has recorded a new high in fixed network investments, with an estimated spend of EUR 7.8 billion in 2019, up from EUR 7.2 billion in 2018 according to Arcep's latest annual report. Over the same period, the overall investment on mobile networks declined from EUR 2.8 billion to EUR 2.6 billion (excluding spending on frequencies), bringing the total across the fixed and mobile segments to EUR 10.4 billion. For the third consecutive year, FTTH roll-outs were behind the increased spend on fixed networks, as operators brought fibre connectivity to an additional 4.8 million

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Companies: Arcep
Countries: France
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