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O2 UK confirms 5G launch in October as Q2 sales grow 5%

Thursday 25 July 2019 | 09:38 CET | News
O2 UK has confirmed plans for a 5G launch in October, while reporting continued solid growth in Q2 results. Organic revenues rose 4.8 percent year-on-year in Q2, and O2 added over 392,000 mobile contract customers in the period. Underlying OIBDA rose 9.2 percent. 

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