Hong Kong loses nearly 13,000 fixed-line subscribers in February

Friday 24 May 2019 | 10:57 CET | News
Hong Kong's fixed-line user base fell by 12,984 fixed-line subscribers to 2.822 million in February. The total includes 1.142 million residential fixed-lines and 1.666 million business lines. The number of non-exchange lines (which includes IP telephone and fixed wireless services) increased to 1.278 million in February from 1.274 million in the prior month, according to figures from the Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA). The number of leased lines grew to 137,269 in February from 137,020 in January.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed
Countries: Hong Kong
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Hong Kong invites applications for spectrum in 26 GHz, 28 GHz bands

Published 15 Jul 2019 17:41 CET | Hong Kong
Hong Kong's Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA) invited applications for assignment of spectrum in the 26 GHz band ...

Hong Kong launches subsidy scheme to expand fibre networks to remote areas

Published 10 Jun 2019 14:51 CET | Hong Kong
Hong Kong's Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA) has announced that the government will provide operators with financial ...

Hong Kong sheds 9,000 fixed-line subscribers in January

Published 07 May 2019 08:03 CET | Hong Kong
Hong Kong's fixed-line user base fell to 2.822 million in January 2019 from 2.831 million in December 2018. The total includes ...

Hong Kong ends 2018 with 2.83 million fixed-line users

Published 26 Mar 2019 18:30 CET | Hong Kong
Hong Kong's fixed-line user base fell to 2.831 million in December 2018 from 2.843 million in November. The total includes 1.158 ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

02 Aug SBA Communications Q2
02 Aug NXP Semiconductors Q2
02 Aug Arista Networks Q2
02 Aug Ceragon Networks Q2
02 Aug DSP Group Q2 2021
02 Aug ON Semiconductor Q2
02 Aug DZS Q2
02 Aug Harmonic Q2
03 Aug Infinera Q3 2021
03 Aug NeoPhotonics Q2 2021
03 Aug Bharti Airtel fiscal Q1
03 Aug Echostar Q2 2021
03 Aug Akamai Technologies Q2 2021
03 Aug Alibaba Q2 2021
03 Aug RingCentral Q2 2021
03 Aug Bredband2 Q2 2021
03 Aug Sequans Q2 2021
04 Aug Intred Q2 2021
04 Aug Softbank fiscal Q1
04 Aug Lumen Technologies Q2
04 Aug EA fiscal Q1
04 Aug Viavi Q4
04 Aug 8x8 fiscal Q1
04 Aug Digi International fiscal Q3
04 Aug Aferian interim results
04 Aug Liberty Latin America Q2 2021
04 Aug Smith Micro Q2 2021
04 Aug Inseego Q2 2021
04 Aug Qorvo fiscal Q1
04 Aug Roku Q2 2021
::: More Calendar Items