In the quarter, mobile end-user service revenue grew by 3 percent amounting to SEK 3,600 (3,496) million. This trend was driven by positive usage of mobile data, compensating less revenue from mobile voice and SMS.
Robust operational performance in Tele2 Sweden
Mobile end-user service revenue in Sweden grew by 3 percent Q1 2014, driven by increased usage in the postpaid segment. The mobile EBITDA contribution in the quarter was SEK 745 (732) million.
Maintained positive customer intake within mobile for Tele2 Netherlands
Tele2 Netherlands continued to gain market share by adding 47,000 (57,000) customers and taking the total mobile customer base to 741,000 (535,000). Mobile end-user service revenue amounted to SEK 273 (197) million growing by 39 percent in Q1 2014.
Strategic review of Tele2 Norway
Tele2 Norway had a net intake of 14,000 (-4,000) in the quarter, leading to a total customer base of 1,132,000. In Q1 2014, One Call became the third largest mobile operator in Norway in terms of customers, reaching 421,000 users. A strategic review of the Norwegian business was initiated, following the result of the license auction in December 2013.