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Japan sees strong growth of fibre-optic internet access

Thursday 1 December 2005 | 10:05 CET | News
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The total number of ADSL subscribers in Japan amounted to 14.3 million at the end of September, an increase by 564,300 since the end of March, research company MM Research Institute reports. In contrast, the total number of subscribers to Fiber-To-The-Home (FTTH) service were 3.9 million, an increased by 1.3 million compared to March 2005. These results show that growth rate of ADSL subscribers is slowing down, while that of FTTH subscribers is accelerating. MM Research Institute forecasts the total number of broadband subscribers in Japan to grow to 23.4 million subscribers by the end of

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