Mobile & Wireless

Bangladesh nearing 100 mln mobile subs

Thursday 2 May 2013 | 03:16 CET | News
Bangladesh ended March with 99.871 million mobile subscribers, up from 98.593 million at the end of February. Grameenphone led the market with 41.79 million subscribers, growing from 41.00 million a month earlier, according to the figures from the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC). Banglalink followed with 25.92 million customers, up from 25.85 million, and Robi Axiata with 21.40 million, versus 21.29 million in February. Airtel's subscriber base grew to 7.47 million from 7.30 million while Citycell's customer base fell further to 1.45 million from 1.46 million a month earlier. State-run mobile operator Teletalk had 1.83 million subscribers in March, up from 1.69 million in the prior month.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / Banglalink / CityCell / GrameenPhone / Robi Axiata / TeleTalk
Countries: Bangladesh
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