Internet usage boosts Bezeq’s quarterly net

06.08.2013                      30.Aw.5773                      Rosch Chodesch 1

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Internet usage boosts Bezeq’s quarterly net

Bezeq is betting its future on a fiber optics network capable of super-fast Internet speeds as it seeks to stay as Israel's No. 1 telecoms group amid intensifying competition.

Growth in Internet customers fueled Bezeq's 14% rise in second-quarter profit and the company said Monday it was rapidly deploying a fiber optics network. So far, 200,000 households and businesses have been connected to the network and that is expected to reach over 400,000 by the end of the year….