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Orange Slovensko posts record profit

MOBILE operator Orange Slovensko posted a record profit of Sk8.7 billion (€220 million) last year, which represented an annual growth of more than 25 percent.

Orange had 2.36 million customers from whom the company took in Sk18.7 billion (€483 million). The total revenues have grown by one fifth year-on-year to Sk19.2 billion (€496 million), the Pravda daily wrote.

According to the company's estimates, its market share reached 38.5 percent.

Its competitors on the telecommunications market, fixed-line operator Slovak Telecom and mobile operator EuroTel, achieved market shares of 34.1 and 26.9 percent respectively.

Compiled by Martina Jurinová from press reports
The Slovak Spectator cannot vouch for the accuracy of the information presented in its Flash News postings.

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