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Irish government poised to invest €600 million for national broadband coverage

Ireland’s telecom market has emerged from a long period in which it had been held back by low broadband uptake and a poor economic climate which hindered investment among operators as well as spending among consumers. The country during the … Continue reading

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Ireland’s telecom regulator updates radio spectrum strategy to 2018

Ireland’s telecom market has recently emerged from a long period in which it had been held back by poor broadband uptake, underinvestment, and mismanagement among some of the key operators. Eir perhaps suffered most from the recent financial crisis, though … Continue reading

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Investments in Ireland see improved broadband infrastructure

Ireland’s telecom market for a long time suffered from poor broadband uptake, underinvestment and mismanagement among some of the key operators. Eircom perhaps suffered most from the financial crisis which hit the country in 2008 and continues to reverberate. The … Continue reading

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Ireland rejuvenates its broadband sector, invests for economic growth

There was considerable growth in Ireland’s broadband subscriber base from 2005 until the economic crash curtailed investment and customer spend on services. Nevertheless, there remained continued growth in the mobile broadband sector as HSPA, and latterly LTE, networks expanded their reach. … Continue reading

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Mobile operators moving into fixed-line services

Further to our earlier blog on this topic, there are some further details on this interesting development. Faced with stiff competition, and a market continually evolving through consolidation, mobile operators have long considered that they must diversify their offerings to … Continue reading

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