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    Morocco Communications - 2003

      Telephones - main lines in use: 1.391 million (1998)

      Telephones - mobile cellular: 116,645 (1998)

      Telephone system: general assessment: modern system with all important capabilities; however density is low with only 4.6 main lines available for each 100 persons
      domestic: good system composed of open-wire lines, cables, and microwave radio relay links; Internet available but expensive; principal switching centers are Casablanca and Rabat; national network nearly 100% digital using fiber-optic links; improved rural service employs microwave radio relay
      international: 7 submarine cables; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) and 1 Arabsat; microwave radio relay to Gibraltar, Spain, and Western Sahara; coaxial cable and microwave radio relay to Algeria; participant in Medarabtel; fiber-optic cable link from Agadir to Algeria and Tunisia (1998)

      Radio broadcast stations: AM 27, FM 25, shortwave 6 (1998)

      Radios: 6.64 million (1997)

      Television broadcast stations: 35 (plus 66 repeaters) (1995)

      Televisions: 3.1 million (1997)

      Internet country code: .ma

      Internet Service Providers (ISPs): 8 (2000)

      Internet users: 400,000 (2002)

      NOTE: The information regarding Morocco on this page is re-published from the 2003 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Guinea Geography 2003 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Morocco Communications 2003 should be addressed to the CIA.

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