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Peru’s government signs more contracts for national broadband project

Peru’s fixed-line teledensity is among the lowest in South America, at about 9.5%. Obstacles to fixed-line growth include widespread poverty, fixed-to-mobile substitution, expensive telephone services, and geographical inaccessibility in the rugged Andean mountains and lowland Amazon jungles. The Telecommunications Investment … Continue reading

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Peru – MNP portings to be reduced to 24 hours, coinciding with launch of Viettel’s mobile service

Peru’s fixed-line teledensity is the third lowest in South America after Bolivia and Paraguay. A number of obstacles to growth in the sector remain, exacerbated by the popularity of mobile services as a preferred alternative in many rural areas where … Continue reading

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Peru’s mobile market livens up with new players and LTE rollout

Economic conditions Peru’s economic expansion has made it a star performer in Latin America, but GDP per capita is still far lower than the regional average. Telecom penetration reflects the country’s poverty map. Fixed-line and mobile subscribers are highly concentrated … Continue reading

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National fibre-optic backbone to drive growth in Peru’s broadband market

Economic conditions Peru’s economic expansion has made it a star performer in Latin America, but GDP per capita is still far lower than the regional average. Telecom penetration reflects the country’s poverty map. Fixed-line and mobile subscribers are highly concentrated … Continue reading

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Peru’s telecom market attracts investors

Thanks to liberal telecom regulations and one of the highest GDP growth rates in Latin America, Peru’s telecom sector is a profitable investment target. The country’s economic expansion has made it a star performer in Latin America, but problems persist. … Continue reading

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