Number portability requests exceed three million, says ABR

24 Sep 2009

More than three million people have requested to have their telephone number ported in Brazil, according to data published by the petitions for NP, says ABR – Brazil telecoms standards coordinator. Of the total, 1.96 million were for mobile numbers and 1.05 million for fixed lines the agency said, adding that no fewer than 408,558 users had requested to have their number ported in August alone.