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Lyse H1 sales, profits boosted by Viken Fiber inclusion in competitive market

Friday 24 August 2018 | 12:27 CET | News
Regional utility Lyse lifted revenue and earnings at its telecoms division in the first half of 2018, but underlying operating profit would have dipped without the consolidation of Viken Fiber. The market is competitive and the company is having to invest in modernising its equipment and content, but this will reap rewards in future, and sales are faring well.

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Companies: Altibox / Lyse
Countries: Norway
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