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Spanish telephony prices rise for first time in 8 years

Wednesday 3 February 2016 | 10:16 CET | News
The price of Spanish telephony services rose for the first time since 2007 last year, reports ABC, citing Consumer Price Index (CPI) figures for the sector. The deregulation of the sector and fierce competition has led to the average price per minute of phone calls falling by nearly 66 percent over the past eight years but the increasing amounts spent on data and price hikes implemented by the leading operators Telefonica, Vodafone and Orange served to arrest the decline in average monthly bills. According to Spain's statistics agency INE, the price of telephony services rose by 0.5 percent

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Categories: General
Companies: Movistar / Orange / Telefonica / Vodafone
Countries: Spain
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