Board of the UzACI holds session
Tashkent (UzDaily.com) -- Estimated number of Internet users in Uzbekistan reached 2.37 million or 83 users per 1,000 habitants as of 1 October 2008, the session of the Board of the Uzbek Agency for Communication and Information (UzACI) said on Tuesday, 28 October.
About 1.9 million people use Internet services in the country in the same period of 2007.
Number of fixed telephone subscribers comprised 1.835 million, the session said. The digitalization level of fixed telephony made up 86%. Number of mobile subscribers was 10.883 million as of 1 October 2008.
Number of registered domains in UZ zone rose from 5,766 in the beginning of the year to 7,350 at the end of September. The growth rate made up 21%.
Total revenue of the ICT sector comprised 1.044 trillion soums (up 65.8%year-on-year), of 43.2% or 536 billion soums were services rendered to population.