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Spanish universal service costs rise to EUR 16.8 mln in 2016

Tuesday 5 February 2019 | 11:10 CET | News
Spain's telecommunications regulator CNMC announced that the net cost for the universal service provision corresponding to 2016 rose to EUR 16.8 million compared to the year-earlier total of EUR 15.1 million. The universal service fund is used to deliver telecommunications services to those living in isolated neighborhoods, the disabled, consumers entitled to tariff reductions and information services. The service is currently provided by Telefonica and includes EUR 4.5 million for maintaining the country's public payphones.

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Companies: Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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