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Norway sees record annual fibre growth in H1

Monday 31 October 2016 | 12:35 CET | News
Norwegian electronic communications regulator Nkom said in its report for the sector for the first half of 2016 that the number of fibre subscriptions had gone up by more than 112,000 from the same period of 2015. Of those, 104,000 were on the private market. This is the highest rise in fibre subscriptions in a twelve-month period ever.

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Companies: GET / Telenor
Countries: Norway
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