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Spain assigns new local area codes to 6 Spanish provinces

Monday 10 December 2018 | 09:31 CET | News
Spain's Secretary of State for Digital Advancement has approved the assignation of new fixed line local area codes in 6 of the country's provinces in which prefixes are fast running out, reports El Economista. The decision comes after communications regulator CNMC proposed new codes for the provinces of Malaga, Alicante, Castellon, Gipuzkoa, Badajoz and Burgos earlier this year after claiming that there was a real risk of exhausting the available numbers in the short or medium term.

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Companies: CNMC
Countries: Spain
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