Telecommunications in Panama


Telecommunications in Panama

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Telecommunications

Telephones - main lines in use: 480,500 (2006)

Telephone subscribers - mobile cellular: 6,800,000 (2010)

Telephone system: domestic and international facilities well developed
domestic: point-to-point and point-to-multi-point microwave, fiber-optic and coaxial cable link rural areas; Internet service is available
international: 1 coaxial submarine cable; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean); connected to the Central American Microwave System

Broadcasting

Radio broadcast stations: AM 101, FM 134 (1998)

Radios: 815,000 (1997)

Television broadcast stations: 38 (1998)

Televisions: 720,000 (2006)

Internet

Internet Service Providers (ISPs): 11 (2005)

Internet Users: 1,450,000 (2010)

Country code (Top level domain): PA

Telecommunications Operators

See also

ASEP - Regulatory Agency


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