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Japan ends 2018 with nearly 173 mln mobile subscribers

Thursday 7 February 2019 | 11:03 CET | News
Japan ended December 2018 with 172.6 million mobile customers, up from 171 million in the quarter ended September 2018. Mobile operator Softbank had 40.8 million mobile subscribers in the quarter ended 31 December 2018, up from 40.4 million in September 2018, according to a report from the Telecommunications Carrier Association (TCA). KDDI (au) ended December with 54.2 million subscribers in total, up from 53.5 million in September. NTT Docomo's subscriber base topped 77.5 million users at 31 December, up from 77 million in December.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: au / KDDI / NTT / NTT DoCoMo / Softbank / UQ Communications
Countries: Japan
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