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Ono to be 'backbone' of Vodafone strategy for Spain - CEO

Tuesday 20 May 2014 | 16:22 CET | News
Spanish cable provider Ono, which Vodafone acquired in March for EUR 7.2 billion, will be the "backbone" of the UK operator's future strategy in Spain, according to Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao. Speaking at the presentation of the Vodafone group's latest financial results, Colao said that the first signs following the purchase of Ono were positive and that he was highly optimistic about its contribution to Vodafone Spain's development. Underlining the fact that Ono is currently Spain's leading provider of fibre-optic services, he said that Vodafone's FTTH network would reach 7.5 million

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