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2021
24
November
2021
| 14:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN has far-reaching green ambitions. Our aim is to achieve 100% circularity in 2025. In short, this means that we pursue infinite use of products and materials. This can be done, for example, through smarter product design, use of recycled materials...
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24
November
2021
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
The home working data traffic on the fixed KPN network has increased by almost a third since the government’s new corona measures. This emerges from the latest State of the Network, in which KPN monitors network activity. In the first week after the ...
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14
November
2021
| 19:45 Europe/Amsterdam
E_Oranje is the first official FIFA team in Europe to have its own E_Room, at the Royal Dutch Football Association (KNVB) Campus in Zeist. The KPN E_Room will be the permanent home of E_Oranje for training camps and international matches and, thanks ...
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12
November
2021
| 22:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Following the new corona measures, KPN has decided to make the BLØF concert at Rotterdam Ahoy available to the whole of the Netherlands tomorrow night via a livestream. The HIER Festival, which was planned for Rotterdam Ahoy, cannot go ahead because ...
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08
November
2021
| 17:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, Koninklijke KPN N.V. (“KPN”) has successfully issued its inaugural Sustainability-Linked Bond. The issue amounts to € 700 million with a tenor of 12 years, maturing on 15 November 2033.Having recently signed a credit facility which included su...
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04
November
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Rijswijk/Zoetermeer, November 4, 2021 – Cybercriminals are increasingly attacking IoT consumer electronics. If it is up to Kiwa and KPN Security, this will soon change. The two companies have combined their expertise to help manufacturers and supplie...
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01
November
2021
| 16:02 Europe/Amsterdam
The telecom companies KPN, VodafoneZiggo, and T-Mobile have removed all valuable smartphones from their stock in all telephone shops throughout the Netherlands. This is in response to a series of robberies in recent weeks in Amsterdam and the surroun...
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28
October
2021
| 09:13 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN has recently signed multi-year agreements with Budget Thuis and Youfone. These wholesale providers extended their agreements by five years. The telecom providers announced this today. Both Budget Thuis and Youfone have been supplying broadband, T...
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26
October
2021
| 07:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, KPN has announced the third quarter results 2021.Joost Farwerck, CEO, on the results:“In the third quarter, we continued to make good progress against our strategic and financial ambitions. The fiber engine is running at close to full speed in...
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21
October
2021
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
People in the Netherlands are quite satisfied with the quality of their WiFi, although little is known about the loss of WiFi range at home. More than half of all WiFi users (59%) have no idea how much range is lost at home and especially how they ca...
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05
October
2021
| 12:15 Europe/Amsterdam
The failure of Facebook and WhatsApp resulted in the Netherlands switching en masse to texting and telephone traffic also increased due to the disruption. The number of SMS messages sent over the KPN network doubled from the start of the outage and, ...
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05
October
2021
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Today is Diversity Day. And at KPN, too, the focus of the day is diversity and inclusion. After all, inclusivity is for all of us. Diversity is multifaceted. Within KPN, Marieke Snoep, Chief Business Market and member of KPN’s Board of Management, ch...
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30
September
2021
| 13:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The most innovative and impactful partnership between a corporate company and a startup. That is what the CoSta Awards are all about. KPN is proud of this recognition! Together with OPT/NET, a start-up in Artificial Intelligence software, KPN has won...
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28
September
2021
| 14:57 Europe/Amsterdam
For a long time, bike theft has been growing explosively year on year. Stella, AXA, ANWB and KPN are joining forces to tackle this problem on a large scale. Starting today, Stella, the market leader in e-bikes, is making all its e-bikes connected. Wi...
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16
September
2021
| 15:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Good news for business internet users. KPN will make the top speeds of its KPN EEN SME Internet subscription more accessible with a substantial price cut. New customers will soon receive 1 Gbit/s for the current price of 100 Mbit/s – a tenfold increa...
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01
September
2021
| 15:11 Europe/Amsterdam
From October, KPN will be using XGS-PON technology on its fiber network. XGS stands for ten (X), Gigabit (G) and Symmetrical (S). As a result, it will soon be possible to achieve much higher speeds than with the GPON technology currently in use. KPN ...
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13
August
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN will remain the main sponsor of the Eredivisie through the 2024/2025 season. This was announced today at the start of the Eredivisie season. And it is going to be a special season, as the Eredivisie is celebrating its 65th anniversary. This is go...
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05
August
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
CO₂ sensors on LoRa in KPN office buildingsThe cabinet recently announced that ventilation is to be added as the fourth anti-COVID measure alongside 1.5-meter social distancing, hand washing, and testing/remaining at home if symptoms occur. It was al...
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04
August
2021
| 17:45 Europe/Amsterdam
KPN has today concluded a €1 billion credit facility with an interest rate linked to KPN’s sustainability performance in the years ahead. This financing agreement gives a further boost to KPN’s sustainability ambitions. Earlier this year, KPN announc...
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04
August
2021
| 09:26 Europe/Amsterdam
550 elderly people and KPN volunteers enjoy the musical The Sound of Music together in the AFAS Circus Theater Scheveningen550 elderly people have been to see the musical The Sound of Music together with 550 KPN volunteers. For many of these elderly ...
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30
July
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Extension of partnership until 2023KNVB and KPN have once again agreed to extend their many years of cooperation. This was announced today with a symbolic video in which hundreds of ‘Oranje’ balls were delivered to KPN. “KPN is a valued partner and i...
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29
July
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Football fans in the Netherlands that have a subscription with KPN never have to miss a match, because the main ESPN channel is still available to all customers in the basic package. Additionally, from August 2 this channel can be viewed in UHD. ESPN...
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28
July
2021
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Since the outbreak of the corona crisis, Telegram has been increasingly misused as a platform for criminal activities with a range of sexual content. With the click of a button there is access to very shocking and traumatic footage, which is easily d...
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27
July
2021
| 17:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Today, three members of the Board of Management have purchased shares to increase their shareholding in KPN. This demonstrates their confidence in the operational, financial and strategic progress of KPN’s ‘Accelerate to grow’ strategy. ...
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27
July
2021
| 07:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Joost Farwerck, CEO, on the results:“We go all out to connect everyone in the Netherlands to a sustainable future and to create value for all stakeholders. We delivered growth in mass-market service revenues; an important proof point of the success o...
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22
July
2021
| 07:20 Europe/Amsterdam
In the coming three years, 18 social enterprises are going to tackle loneliness in the Netherlands in innovative ways. As loneliness is a major problem in our society, the Oranje Fonds and the KPN Mooiste Contact Fonds have been looking in recent mon...
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15
July
2021
| 12:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Nature and sustainability sometimes get in each other’s way. Due to the energy transition, approximately 1.5 million rental homes must be renovated by 2030. That is only possible on one condition; protected animal species such as bats, swifts, and ho...
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12
July
2021
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The three millionth fiber connection was recently installed. A great performance that involved tons of work – and tons of materials: when fiber is installed, waste materials, known as waste flows, are left over. This video shows what happens to that ...
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12
July
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Rotterdam, 12 July 2021 – Ookla® has once again recognized the KPN mobile network as the 'Best Mobile Network'* based on over four hundred thousand tests initiated by users of the various Dutch mobile networks in the first half of 2021. With this rec...
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08
July
2021
| 09:01 Europe/Amsterdam
For some, it is a childhood memory; for others, it is unimaginable... the sound of a modem dialing in to the internet. After almost 30 years, KPN will discontinue its last dial-in number. As of October 1, 2021, it will no longer be possible to dial i...
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