Oman mobile subscriptions outnumber population

April 1, 2014 12:42 pm

Oman Telecom Regulatory Authority (TRA) has said the country now has 1,625,426 more mobile subscriptions than the number of people in the country, Times of Oman has reported. According to official figures, the total number of mobile subscribers by the end of 2013 was 5,617,426, while the population of Oman stood at 3,992,000 at the end of February 2014. In 2012, the total number of total mobile subscribers was 5,277,591, according to the TRA.