The total revenues of Orange Romania went down with 7.4 percent in Q2, 2010, compared to the second quarter of last year, to a value of EUR 247 million.
Compared to the first quarter of this year when Orange Romania posted EUR 237 million, the revenues of the company were 4.2 percent higher in the second quarter of 2010. “In Europe, the quarterly trend in Romania gradually improved (-7.4 percent in the second quarter, after -10.1 percent in the first quarter of 2010,” says the France Telecom press release.
“According to our estimations, the market value quota of our company increased as a result of the evolution of ARPU and of the database of clients with subscriptions. Even though the prepay base has decreased as a result of the deterioration of economic conditions, we estimate that on this segment, the value quota remained stable,” said Thierry Millet, CEO of Orange Romania.
On June 30, 2010, Orange Romania had 10,471,000 customers, which represents a 1 percent growth compared to the similar period last year.
On the segment of mobile data, Orange obtained a 29 percent growth in revenues in the second quarter of the year compared to Q1, 2010.