VoIP and instant messaging used by 1.7 million

14 Sep 2006

Consultancy Carrier y Asociados has said that about 17% of Argentina’s ten million internet users are using VoIP and instant messaging, BNamericas reports. This represents a 31% increase in the last twelve months and is driven by the expansion of broadband in the country, said consultancy director Enrique Carrier, adding that VoIP was used by 29% of broadband subscribers.