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Orange cancels "lifetime" Euskaltel discount after 9 years

Monday 9 November 2015 | 11:45 CET | News
Orange Spain has notified former Euskaltel customers that switched to the operator nine years ago that the "lifetime" discount deals it offered at the time will be cancelled on 15 December, reports website GSM Spain. Euskaltel broke its network agreement with Orange back in November 2006, with both operators claiming the right to existing customers and Orange offering a 50 percent lifelong discount to postpaid customers in a bid to persuade them to stay on its network. In 2012 a Basque court upheld an earlier decision by a Paris court ordering Euskaltel to pay Orange EUR 222 million in

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Euskaltel / Orange Spain
Countries: Spain
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