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 Monday, 19 July 2010
Japanese mobile operators added 526,900 new subscribers in June to reach a total of 113.716 million mobile subscribers, figures from the Telecommunications Carrier Association (TCA) show. Softbank again led in subscriber additions in June as it added 229,500 new customers to bring its total to 22.573 million. NTT Docomo gained 164,600 new subscribers to reach a total of 56.514 million, while Emobile won 71,500 new customers to end June with a total of 2.537 million customers. KDDI ended the month with 32.091 million subscribers after adding 61,300 new customers. PHS provider Willcom lost 60,600 customers, which brings the company's total to 3.882 million. Willcom has filed for bankruptcy and has begun a rehabilitation process.
Source: TelecomPaper