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Montenegro's end-July mobile subscribers up 5.6% y/y

Author Radomir Ralev
Montenegro's end-July mobile subscribers up 5.6% y/y Author: Joseph Morris. License: Creative Commons, Attribution 2.0 Generic.

PODGORICA (Montenegro), September 17 (SeeNews) – The number of mobile phone subscribers in Montenegro rose 5.55% year-on-year to 1,204,914 at the end of July, according to data from the national telecommunications regulator, EKIP.

The mobile penetration rate in Montenegro increased to 194.33% in July from 180.85% at the end of June, when the number of subscribers was 1,121,298, figures posted on the EKIP website show.

Montenegro, with a population of around 680,000, has three mobile operators - Telenor, Crnogorski Telekom and M:tel. M:tel had a 34.53% share of the overall number of subscribers at the end of July, followed by Telenor with 33.98% and Crnogorski Telekom with 31.49%.

The share of postpaid subscribers was 49.48% at the end of July.