Codetel leads, but Orange has more Internet accounts
The latest information newsletter of the Dominican Telecommunications Institute reveals that Codetel (Claro) continues to be the leading telecom provider in the country. Nevertheless, Orange has gained market share and taken the lead in number of Internet accounts with 48.09% compared to Codetel’s 47.34%.
Codetel leads in landlines (70.57), mobile phones 51.53%, pre-paid plans 49.87% and plans with 57.27%.
The report states that overall as of June 2016 there were 10,183,787 telecom lines in use (fixed, mobile, and IP) for an increase of 260,907 net lines in the past 12 months (from June 2015 to June 2016). Of these, 8,851,539 are mobile lines of which 92.33% are operated by Codetel and Orange.
Source: Dr1, DiarioLibre
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