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fixed-line

Devices connected by cable. For example, cable, DSL and FiOS are fixed-line Internet services in contrast to 3G/4G cellular. A fixed-line phone is wired to a telephone jack on the wall, in contrast to a mobile phone.
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99 and proposes 100 minutes to the national fixed-line and 100 minutes to national mobile networks.
The statement was made in response to an earlier report by Il Messaggero, claiming that Telecom Italia was considering disposing of between 45% and 60% of its fixed-line network.
Local calls from fixed-line phones may, under a ministry ruling dated 27 December 2006, be routed to mobile phones with so-called 'direct' numbers.
While most of the telecom market in Argentina is deregulated, the company Telecom, controlled by Telecom Italia, Argentina's Grupo Werthein and minority partner France Telecom, and Telefonica itself continue to negotiate with the government over contracts, since fixed-line rates remain frozen.
The new service, expected to begin next year, will allow subscribers to combine their fixed-line and mobile phone numbers.
Here is the latest development: Heisei Denden, a fixed-line phone carrier, has requested Japan's telecom ministry to make mobile phone carriers -- NTT Docomo, KDDI and Japan Telecom -- give the company a chance to patch through fixed-line-to-mobile calls.
Genesis can provide reduced call charges for every SME using BT for fixed-line services.
This report (10th Edition) provides 280 statistical tables and 27 charts for the fixed-line, Internet and broadband activities for the major 42 African countries.
Oman has awarded a third fixed-line licence to a consortium consisting of Awaser Oman Co and Hong Kong-based telco, PCCW International, according to Oman's telecoms regulator.
15 March 2012 - 15 March 2012 a[euro]" France Telecom SA (EPA:FTE) rejected on Thursday a report that it planned to exit the fixed-line business of its Polish unit TPSA (WAR:TPS).
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-29 June 2006-MegaFon to introduce fixed-line services in Russia's Northwest Federal District(C)1994-2006 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.

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