Egypt mobile phone subscriptions up 28 percent in May
The number of mobile phone subscriptions in Egypt rose to 74.77 million in May, up 28 percent year-on-year, government figures showed on Saturday.
August 6, 2011 2:33 by Reuters
In April the number of mobile phone subscriptions was 74.58 million.
In May 2010, Egypt’s three mobile operators — Etisalat Egypt , Mobinil and Vodafone’s unit in Egypt — had 58.253 million subscriptions.
Egypt, with about 80 million people, is the Arab world’s most populous country.