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Orange Belgium CEO says no need for 4th mobile operator

Friday 15 June 2018 | 16:33 CET | News
Orange Belgium CEO Michael Trabbia is in favor of more competition on the Belgian telecoms market, but sees little in the plans for a a fourth operator. In an interview with De Tijd, Trabbia said he welcomes new providers but that a fourth network was superfluous. Trabbia said there is no competition problem on the Belgian mobile market and referred to players such as Medialaan, Voo and LycaMobile.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Lycamobile / Medialaan / Proximus / Telenet / Voo
Countries: Belgium
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