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Spanish FTTH lines pass 5 mln milestone in January

Friday 17 March 2017 | 14:11 CET | News
Spain added a total of 164,817 fibre to the home (FTTH) lines in January, bringing the total number of active connections to 5.03 million at the end of the month, according to the latest report from communications regulator CNMC. Some 60.8 percent of the lines corresponded to Telefonica, which surpassed 3 million connections for the first time. The total number of fixed broadband lines rose to 13.8 million at the end of the year, with broadband penetration standing at 29.7 lines per 100 inhabitants, up from 28.5 in January 2016. The rise in FTTH lines offset the fall in DSL connections, which

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Euskaltel / Jazztel / Masmovil / Orange / R / Telecable / Telefonica / Vodafone
Countries: Spain
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