Vodafone KK sees subscriber increase in June

8 Jul 2005

Vodafone KK reported a net increase of 5,300 subscribers in June as its 3G service begun to take off, after reporting a fall in the first quarter of the year. Meanwhile NTT DoCoMo overtook its rival KDDI’s au, to sign up the highest net additions, with an increase of 176,500 subscribers, compared to 160,200 by au. The total number of mobile subscribers in Japan stood at 88.08 million at the end of June, up 0.4% in a month.

Japan, SoftBank Corp