Caribbean mobile operator Digicel has ended the first half of this financial year with10.3 million customers worldwide, up by 35 percent from 7.6 million at 30 September 2008. Digicel operates in 32 markets across the Caribbean, Central America and the South Pacific. Digicel's revenues for the six months to September reached USD 857 million across its 24 markets in the Caribbean and in El Salvador.
This represents a 3 percent increase year-on-year. EBITDA for the six months to September rose by 10 percent to USD 364, with the EBITDA margin at 44 percent. Digicel served around 7.3 million subscribers in the in the Caribbean and in El Salvador at 30 September, up by 7 percent year-on-year. In the three months to September, the operator added around 98,000 subscribers in the region.