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Singapore Telecommunications Profile 2016

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Telephones - main lines in usetotal subscriptions: 2,021,500
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 36 (July 2015 est.)
Telephones - mobile cellulartotal: 8.211 million
subscriptions per 100 inhabitants: 145 (July 2015 est.)
Telephone systemgeneral assessment: excellent service
domestic: excellent domestic facilities; combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity more than 180 telephones per 100 persons; multiple providers of high-speed Internet connectivity
international: country code - 65; numerous submarine cables provide links throughout Asia, Australia, the Middle East, Europe, and US; satellite earth stations - 4; supplemented by VSAT coverage (2015)
Broadcast mediastate controls broadcast media; 8 domestic TV stations operated by MediaCorp which is wholly owned by a state investment company; broadcasts from Malaysian and Indonesian stations available; satellite dishes banned; multi-channel cable TV service available; a total of 18 domestic radio stations broadcasting with MediaCorp operating more than a dozen and another 4 stations are closely linked to the ruling party or controlled by the Singapore Armed Forces Reservists Association; many Malaysian and Indonesian radio stations are available
Internet country code.sg
Internet userstotal: 4.659 million
percent of population: 82.1% (July 2015 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
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