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Chile ports record 76,467 mobile numbers in July

Friday 16 August 2013 | 08:44 CET | News
Chile reached 1.30 million ported fixed and mobile numbers at 31 July. Of these, 1.17 million were mobile numbers. Chilean mobile operators posted a record 76,467 mobile numbers in July alone, which represents an increase of 3.7 percent from June 2013, according to a report from Chilean telecoms regulator Subtel. Claro leads mobile number portings, adding nearly 163,108 net ported customers, Virgin attracted 36,825 net users, followed by VTR (10,634), Nextel (9,454), and Telsur (1,199). Movistar lost 178,664 net ported customers and Entel shed 43,107 users by 31 July.

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Categories: General
Companies: Claro / Entel / Entel / Movistar / Nextel / VTR
Countries: Chile
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