Phones in Costa Rica: 80% Are Prepaid
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
After the opening up of the telecommunications market, the number of postpaid cellular lines are down from 1.6 million in 2010 to 1.1 million as at the end of 2012.
Prepaid connections currently represent 80% of the lines...
Phones are Prepaid in Guatemala
Monday, November 25, 2013
95% of the 21 million handsets registered as operational in July 2013 are prepaid.
The data was released by the Superintendency of...
Number Portability Will Promote Competition
Thursday, October 24, 2013
With its entry into force in late November, both the regulator as well as telephone companies predict fierce competition because of attempts to retain and attract customers.
"This law promotes stronger dynamism in the market and...
ICE Loses 11% of Cell Phone Market
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
In late 2011 when outside operators came into the country, the Costa Rican Electricity Institute had 90% of the mobile market but a year later this dropped to 79%.
The information comes from the Telecommunications...
Honduras Auctions 4G Spectrum
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
The National Telecommunications Commission announced that in the next few days it will publish details of the public international contest.
Ricardo Cardona, president of the Honduran National...
The Cell Phone Market in El Salvador
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
A survey entitled Hogares 2012 has revealed that 90.53% of Salvadoran households have a cell phone, spending at least $10.53 a month on mobile phone communication.
This percentage is 2.08% higher than in 2011 when it...
The Cell Phone Market in Panama
Monday, June 10, 2013
In 2012, telecommunications companies had annual revenues of $939.2 million, of which $572.9 million correspond to the cell phone market.
Prensa.com reports that "until the end of last year...