0
Wireless

Spain sheds 133,173 mobile lines in March - CNMC

Friday 3 July 2015 | 11:05 CET | News
Spanish mobile telephony connections declined by a total of 133,173 lines in March compared to the previous month to reach a total of 50.34 million, around 0.4 percent more than the year-earlier figure. The latest monthly data released by telecoms regulator CNMC revealed that the increase in postpaid lines (91,976) failed to compensate the fall in prepaid lines (-225,149). The penetration rate of mobile lines was 108.4 lines per 100 inhabitants compared to 107.8 in March 2014.

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.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Movistar / Orange / Vodafone / Yoigo
Countries: Spain
::: add a comment

Add 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.


Related

Spanish operators add 45,933 mobile lines in March

Published 12 May 2016 10:40 CET | Spain
Spanish mobile telephony connections increased by 45,933 lines in March, offsetting a 60,742 fall in February, according to ...

Spanish operators add 39,000 mobile lines in December - CNMC

Published 19 Feb 2016 10:46 CET | Spain
Spanish mobile telephony connections increased by 38,634 lines in December after a fall of 43,633 lines the previous month to ...

Spanish MVNOs pass 9 mln customers in October - CNMC

Published 11 Dec 2015 15:30 CET | Spain
Spanish mobile telephony connections fell by 67,956 lines in October compared to the previous month to reach a total of 50.66 ...

Spain adds 78,000 mobile lines in September - CNMC

Published 25 Nov 2015 14:30 CET | Spain
Spanish mobile telephony connections rose by 77,991 lines in September compared to the previous month to reach a total of 50.67 ...

Spain adds 188,000 mobile lines in July - CNMC

Published 16 Oct 2015 09:36 CET | Spain
Spanish mobile telephony connections rose for the fourth consecutive month in July, gaining 188,158 lines compared to the ...

Spain adds 48,000 mobile lines in May - CNMC

Published 10 Sep 2015 10:35 CET | Spain
Spanish mobile telephony connections rose by a total of 47,855 lines in May compared to the previous month to reach a total of ...

Spanish mobile lines up for first time in 6 mths in April

Published 14 Aug 2015 12:31 CET | Spain
The number of Spanish mobile lines grew by 29,129 in April from March, the first increase in six months, as postpaid recruitments ...

Spanish MVNO reports big 3 operators to competition watchdog

Published 10 Jul 2015 13:25 CET | Spain
Community-based Spanish MVNO Suop said it filed a complaint with the Spanish competition regulator CNMC, accusing the country's ...

Spanish mobile lines down 119,135 in February to 50.5 mln

Published 01 Jun 2015 10:45 CET | Spain
Spanish mobile telephony connections declined by a total of 119,135 lines in February compared to the previous month to reach a ...

Nearly quarter of Spanish connections above 30 Mbps - study

Published 10 Apr 2015 14:04 CET | Spain
Nearly one in four Spanish users accessed the internet at speeds of 30 Mbps and above at the end of the fourth quarter of 2014, ...

Spanish mobile broadband revenues move ahead of fixed-study

Published 05 Nov 2014 10:40 CET | Spain
The Spanish telecommunication sector generated total revenues of EUR 6.26 billion in the second quarter of the year, down 7.4 ...

Spanish mobile lines up 65,936 in August to 50.8 mln

Published 21 Oct 2014 09:00 CET | Spain
Spanish mobile telephony connections increased by a total of 65,936 lines in August to reach a total of 50.8 million, around 1.4 ...

Spanish telecoms revenues drop 6.8% to EUR 27.3 bln in 2013

Published 08 Oct 2014 16:10 CET | Spain
The continuing impact of the recession and the popularity of consumer-friendly convergent offers contributed to a 6.2 percent ...

Spanish mobile lines up 237,153 in June to 50.6 mln

Published 24 Sep 2014 08:31 CET | Spain
Spanish mobile telephony connections increased for the fourth consecutive month in June, adding a total of 237,153 lines to reach ...