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Chilean ported numbers top 8 million since 2012

Wednesday 9 November 2016 | 14:27 CET | News
A total of 8.02 million mobile and fixed numbers have been ported in Chile since the introduction of number portability in January 2012, according to the latest update from telecommunications regulator Subtel. In October alone a total of 297,647 numbers were ported, some 35 percent more than a year earlier. In terms of operators, WOM (formerly Nextel Chile) recorded the largest monthly net customer gain in October, attracting 37,990 new users, followed by Claro with 19,618 net adds, Virgin Mobile with 10,997 and VTR with 3,873, while Entel posted a negative portability figure of -76,783.

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Companies: Claro / Entel / Entel / Nextel / Virgin Mobile / VTR
Countries: Chile
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