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Our position is we continue to care a lot for the single digital market. We believe pragmatic solutions will be found to make sure Britain does not get disadvantaged from not being part of it.
I am confident we will sustain our positive momentum in the coming year, allowing us to maintain attractive returns for our shareholders.
For the time being we have not reached an agreement with BT.
The market that slightly disappointed us this quarter is India, where we have slowed down. There has been quite a bit of pressure on voice (and) there has been quite some pressure on data, but we had a very good quarter in terms of net additions.
Every market is different. We are very pragmatic, we do whatever it takes to give better services and have better returns.
Our emerging markets have maintained their strong momentum and more of our European businesses are returning to growth as customer demand for 4G and data takes off.
Our two-year, 19 billion pound (24.24 billion euro) investment programme is well underway, and customers are beginning to see the benefits.
The combination of Vodafone Germany and Kabel Deutschland will greatly enhance our offerings in response to those needs.
We have made a good start to the year, reporting robust results despite challenging macroeconomic conditions across southern European economies and the impact of cuts to mobile termination rates. With our broad geographical mix and improving market positions, we are well placed for the rest of the financial year.