Swiss roaming rates have fallen significantly - study

Tuesday 12 June 2012 | 14:43 CET | News
Mobile roaming fees have fallen significantly in Switzerland, according to Swiss market researcher Comparis.ch. The analysis shows that two of the three largest mobile providers in Switzerland has significantly cut their roaming rates. Swisscom has cut its rates up one quarter, with a pre-defined cart of voice minutes and data costing CHF 78, down from CHF 104 a year earlier. Sunrise has halved its costs from CHF 126 to CHF 60. Orange's roaming prices have remained stable at CHF 71, and are no longer the cheapest prices.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange / Sunrise / Swisscom
Countries: Switzerland
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