Brasil Telecom reaches half a million mobile landmark

5 Jan 2005

Brasil Telecom said yesterday that it had signed up more than 500,000 mobile subscribers in three months since launching its wireless operation, Brasil Telecom GSM, at the end of September 2004, thereby exceeding the group’s initial targets. The company plans to extend its GSM network to cover 82% of the 42 million people living within its operating area of eleven Brazilian states, including the capital Brasilia.

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