43% of Irish households have an internet connection, of which 42% are ADSL and 39% use dial-up connections.
Orascom Telecom has surpassed the 50m subscriber mark.
India exceeds now 100m GSM subscribers.
Ukraine' subscriber base reached 44m as of November 30.
MTS (Russia) reports a mobile customer base of 70m as of Nov. 30, up 1.1m on Oct. 31.