Brunei



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Brunei Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 79,200 (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 339,800 (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: service throughout the country is excellent; international service is good to Southeast Asia, Middle East, Western Europe, and the US domestic: every service available international: country code - 673; landing point for the SEA-ME-WE-3 optical telecommunications submarine cable that provides links to Asia, the Middle East, and Europe; the Asia-America Gateway submarine cable network, scheduled for completion by late 2008, will provide new links to Asia and the US; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (1 Indian Ocean and 1 Pacific Ocean) (2007)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 1, FM 2 (transmitting on 18 different frequencies), shortwave 0 (British Forces Broadcasting Service (BFBS) station transmits two FM signals with English and Nepali service) (2006)
Television broadcast stations: 4 (includes 2 UHF stations broadcasting a subscription service) (2006)
Internet country code: .bn
Internet hosts: 14,950 (2008)
Internet users: 199,532 (2007)

NOTE: The communications information regarding Brunei on this page is re-published from the 2008 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Brunei Communications 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Brunei Communications 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.