Romania's fixed broadband connections up by 7% in 6 months

Tuesday 17 December 2013 | 16:32 CET | News
Romania's number of internet access connections at fixed locations keeps the previous years' upward trend, while the fixed telephony market stagnates, according to H1 data from telecommunications authority Ancom. According to the data reported by the 844 providers of internet access services, the number of broadband fixed internet access connections reached 3.8 million, up by 6.7 percent compared to H2 2012. The number of broadband internet access connections installed at fixed locations for residential users increased in the period under analysis by approximately 8 percent to 3.5 million,

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