Singapore



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Singapore Communications 2008

Telephones - main lines in use: 1.859 million (2007)
Telephones - mobile cellular: 5.619 million (2007)
Telephone system: general assessment: excellent service domestic: excellent domestic facilities; launched 3G wireless service in February 2005; combined fixed-line and mobile-cellular teledensity is about 165 telephones per 100 persons 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 (2007)
Radio broadcast stations: AM 0, FM 17, shortwave 2 (2003)
Television broadcast stations: 1 (broadcasting on six channels); additional reception of numerous UHF and VHF signals originating in Malaysia and Indonesia (2006)
Internet country code: .sg
Internet hosts: 837,559 (2008)
Internet users: 3.105 million (2007)

NOTE: The communications information regarding Singapore 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 Singapore Communications 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Singapore Communications 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.