Thursday, 29 June 2017

Govts not brave enough to capture $1.4 trillion broadband opportunity – analyst

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom, in Singapore
Thursday 21 June 12

Fixed-line consumer VAS market will be worth $420 billion globally in 2020, according to Point Topic.

Governments globally could be missing out on tax revenues worth $1.4 trillion per year as a result of their lack of action when it comes to driving the rollout of fixed broadband networks, one analyst predicted on Thursday. "[There is] a $6.9 trillion per year increase in GDP that we're not getting because we don't have broadband everywhere…

Governments globally could be missing out on tax revenues worth $1.4 trillion per year as a result of their lack of action when it comes to driving the rollout of fixed broadband networks, one analyst predicted on Thursday. "[There is] a $6.9 trillion per year increase in GDP that we're not getting because we don't have broadband everywhere…

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