Latest Telecoms News about Mauritius

Vibrant Tourism Industry Drives the Mauritian Mobile Market

  The Mauritian mobile communications market has seen significant investments in the infrastructure development and data segments. These are areas with immense growth potential due to the saturation of voice services....

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Mauritius Passes 1 Million Mobile Subscribers

  The Mauritius government's statistics office has reported that the number of mobile cellular subscribers went up by 11.3% to reach 1,033,300 in 2008 from 928,600 in 2007. ...

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Outremer Applies for Mobile License in Mauritius

  Outremer Telecom says that last month, it tabled an application for a Mobile licence for Mauritius with that island’s telecom authorities, the ICTA, for the deployment of GSM and 3G networks by 2010....

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Telephone boom in Mauritius, coverage at 99%

  Around 99 percent of the Mauritian population is presently covered by mobile cellular telephony according to the latest Economic Indicators which the Central Statistics Office (CSO) released on Saturday in the Mauritius capital Port Louis....

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Mauritius telephone operators may run out of numbers, official warns

  Mobile telephone operators in Mauritius are warning the government of an urgent need to solve the problem of telephone numbering as the numbers still in their disposal will soon run out....

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Mauritians send millions of SMS messages during the festive season

  The people of Mauritius have sent some 8 million Short Message Services (SMS) for the New Year 2008, according to figures released Tuesday by Emtel, one of the two mobile telephone operators on the island....

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