|Rank||Country||Telephones - main lines in use|
|59||United Arab Emirates||1,967,000|
|81||Bosnia and Herzegovina||878,000|
|118||Trinidad and Tobago||287,000|
|139||Papua New Guinea||139,000|
|160||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||58,200|
|173||Antigua and Barbuda||35,000|
|185||Saint Kitts and Nevis||20,000|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||19,400|
|195||Congo, Republic of the||14,900|
|198||British Virgin Islands||12,268|
|201||Micronesia, Federated States of||8,400|
|203||Sao Tome and Principe||8,000|
|208||Central African Republic||5,600|
|210||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||4,800|
|217||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||1,980|
Definition: This entry gives the total number of main telephone lines in use.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Telephones - main lines in use map
World Bank rejects energy industry notion that coal can cure poverty
Edie - 7/30/2015 11:29:30 AM
rejecting a main industry argument for building new fossil fuel projects in developing countries. In a rebuff to coal, oil and gas companies, Rachel Kyte, the World Bank climate change envoy, said continued use of coal was exacting a heavy cost on some of ...
The man with the toughest job in the world
theguardian.com - 7/30/2015 10:17:55 AM
In July 2014, Staffan de Mistura, a 68-year old Italian-Swedish diplomat, was enjoying a peaceful semi-retirement on the isle of Capri when he received a telephone ... world powers, including Russia, China and the United States. (Because no country in ...
Pentecostals in Detroit for 100th convention
Detroit Free Press - 7/30/2015 7:21:56 PM
Pentecostal Assemblies came out of the Azusa Street Revival in Los Angeles and is now the fourth-largest Pentecostal group in the world and the second biggest African-American Pentecostal organization, with about 5,000 churches in 27 countries. While other ...
How Myanmar Adapted to a Smartphone World
Wall Street Journal - 7/30/2015 7:40:26 AM
Phandeeyar founder David Madden talks to the WSJ’s Rebecca Blumenstein about the surging smartphone market in Myanmar. Photo: Kenneth Lim for The Wall Street Journal
Free clinics, doctors try to patch growing holes in Greece's safety net
The Christian Science Monitor - 7/31/2015 2:52:55 AM
Athens — In a former American military base that is now used as ... in the country, the maze of corridors are filled with outdated hospital gurneys and peeling paint. A large banner, hand-painted on a bed sheet, is pinned outside the main entrance ...
Barcelona: The most wired city in the world
FORTUNE - 7/29/2015 10:33:25 AM
To hear Blanco of Cisco tell it, the world is moving to a business equivalent of the clash between ancient city-states. “In the 19th century empires competed. In the 20th century countries ... “Then use cash and leave your phone at home.”
Video gaming sparks excitement in China
PC World - 7/30/2015 4:05:41 AM
The country has recently lifted its ban on video ... It’s created a market where many Chinese consumers are used to playing free gaming titles at an Internet cafe or on their phone. Another problem is price: The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One cost more ...
Jesus Vs. Aliens: The Culture War Raging in the UFO Capital of the World
TPM - 7/30/2015 6:31:50 PM
The outcome of such a culture war will determine whether the UFO Capital of the World ... corner of Main and 2nd Street, as a boy wearing a homemade tinfoil hat giggles and looks on. Couples eat corn on the cob, perusing the interminable line of vendors ...
Guelph to host the 2017 World Dwarf Games
Guelph Mercury - 7/30/2015 9:30:47 PM
The 2017 games were originally set to take place in the Netherlands, but the host country recently backed out. Guelph was second in line to take ... The World Dwarf Games are expected to be held from Aug. 4 to 12, 2017. "Our main focus is certainly for ...
Medical center roundup: Newly opened facilities, projects in the works
Las Cruces Sun-News - 7/30/2015 12:48:14 PM
Main St. near the end of last year ... funded and about $640,000 in capital outlay money will be used for IT improvements, including installing broadband internet lines, computers and telephones, Armistead said. Renovations are anticipated to be completed ...
LeLacheur Park in Lowell will be 'Wrestling Under the Stars' on Sunday
Lowell Sun - 7/30/2015 8:09:04 AM
The event features former WWE stars Rey Mysterio Jr., Alberto El Patron (formerly known as Alberto Del Rio) and Matt Hardy wrestling each other in the main event ... enough to wrestle all around the country and the world, but unfortunately, my family ...
Windows 10 available in 190 countries as a free upgrade
MENAFN - 7/30/2015 5:02:57 AM
Logo: http://www.photos.apo-opa.com/plog-content/images/apo/logos/microsoft.jpg People around the world will celebrate the launch of Windows 10 Wednesday at fan celebrations in 13 countries and ... A Microsoft Phone Companion app enables iPhones Android ...
China police arrest suspects behind $19M in iPhone knockoffs
United Press International - 7/28/2015 6:48:31 PM
are accused of purchasing used mobile main boards from overseas and knockoff components that carried the Apple logo from the tech hub of Shenzhen. Beijing police said the couple disguised up to six production lines where hundreds of workers assembled the ...
31 free things to do in August in D.C., Maryland and Virginia
Washington Post - 7/30/2015 6:57:29 AM
The world’s most adorable lawn ... Weibo, to good use. In her new book, writer Liz Carter, who has written for The Atlantic and Foreign Policy, takes readers to the highly censored country, where activists, trendsetters and ordinary citizens are using ...
Global Consultants for Rolling Out Care for Child Development at the (Regional/Country Levels)
ReliefWeb - 7/29/2015 8:41:52 PM
UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO), with their many partners, promote the use ... of the main phases of the Care for Child Development roll-out process in close coordination with the lead Government unit and facilitating Agency in-country ...