Portuguese telecoms invest EUR 5 billion in five years - study

Wednesday 19 February 2020 | 14:55 CET | News
Portuguese telecommunications operators have invested EUR 5 billion in the past five years, contributing 2.3 percent of GDP and representing 17,265 direct jobs, according to a report from the Association of Telecommunications Operators (Apritel). The ratio of investments to revenue is the highest in Europe, the group claims. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: General
Countries: Portugal
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Portuguese telecom operators increase staff levels during pandemic

Published 22 Oct 2021 17:37 CET | Portugal
Portuguese telecom operators Altice, Nos and Vodafone have hired 780 workers during the Covid-19 pandemic and expect more than ...

Nos comes top for Portuguese mobile network coverage in Ookla H2 report

Published 30 Apr 2021 15:35 CET | Portugal
Nos provides the best mobile network coverage of any operator in Portugal, according to Ookla's Coverage Score, which measures ...

Portugal passes over half fixed broadband connections on fibre

Published 11 Mar 2020 13:59 CET | Portugal
At the end of 2019, 50.6 percent of fixed broadband lines in Portugal used optical fibre (FTTH), compared with 45.2 percent at ...

Altice Portugal wants Parliament to force Anacom to self-assess

Published 06 Mar 2020 14:03 CET | Portugal
Altice Portugal wants Anacom to be obliged to assess the regulatory impacts of its measures, even proposing to Parliament a ...

Portuguese operators study says telecom costs 20-34% cheaper than EU average

Published 14 Nov 2019 12:19 CET | Portugal
Portuguese telecoms tariffs may be 20-34 percent cheaper than the average in 10 EU countries, according to a Deloitte study whose ...