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WOM revenues surge 20% in Q3, hits 6.5 mln clients

Monday 23 November 2020 | 14:24 CET | News
Chilean mobile operator WOM reported revenues of CLP 157 billion in the third quarter of 2020, up 20 percent year on year, consolidating its position as the country's third largest operator in the postpay market. Third quarter EBITDA was up 19 percent year on year to CLP 45 billion thanks above all to the easing of Covid-19 restrictions in the July to September period. In a statement WOM said it reopened nearly three-quarters of its stores during the quarter, rising to 90 percent by 20 November.

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