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Peru ports 190,755 mobile numbers in March

Friday 7 April 2017 | 10:56 CET | News
A total of 190,755 Peruvian mobile users ported their phone number in March, 17.8 percent more than the previous month but well short of the record of 246,234 recorded in December 2016. Entel was by far the biggest net beneficiary of number porting in March, adding 86,600 and losing 27,005, according to the latest figures released by telecoms regulator Osiptel.

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