Wind Mobile adds 12,000 customers in Q4

Thursday 6 March 2014 | 14:56 CET | News
Canadian operator Wind Mobile ended 2013 with 649,000 customers, up by 10 percent from a year earlier and 12,000 more than at the end of Q3 2013. The group's ARPU was CAD 29.8, versus 28.1 a year ago. Wind's controlling shareholder Vimpelcom said it fully impaired the Canadian assets, at a cost of USD 768 million, due to the challenging market conditions for Wind. The newer, smaller operators in Canada have struggled to build market share in the face of strong incumbents, while Wind has also faced setbacks related to its foreign shareholder. After the decision to withdraw from the 700 MHz

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Vimpelcom / Wind Mobile
Countries: Canada
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