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Spain sheds 44,000 mobile lines in November - study

Monday 25 January 2016 | 11:14 CET | News
Spanish mobile telephony connections fell by 43,633 lines in November compared to the previous month to reach a total of 50.61 million, 0.1 percent less than the year-earlier figure. The latest monthly update published by telecoms regulator CNMC revealed that a 68,590 increase in the number of postpaid lines in November was unable to offset a 112,223 fall in prepay lines. The country's four leading operators – Movistar, Vodafone, Orange and Yoigo – declined by 24,830, 23,150, 6,040 and 27,120 lines respectively compared to the previous month.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: CNMC / Movistar / Orange / Vodafone / Yoigo
Countries: Spain
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