The ADSL market acquired 129,500 new users in January this year, increasing its base from 5.1 million users in December 2017 to 5.32 million.
In a different context, Telecom Egypt gained 7,500 new landline clients in January, increasing from 6.6 million in December 2017 to about 6.61 million in January 2018.
The internet market added 6.4 million customers in December, as the total number of internet users increased from 34.9 million in November 2017 to reach 41.3 million in December.
The growth in mobile internet users contributed to an increase in the total number of internet users, as mobile internet users increased by 23.3%.
The mobile internet user base increased from 26.6 million in November 2017 to 32.8 million in December 2017.
In addition, USB modem users increased slightly from 3.2 million in November to 3.3 million in December 2017.
Similarly, ADSL users also increased by 1.7%, rising from 5.1 million in November to 5.2 million in December 2017.