Post and telecom

Source: [17:10 March 17 2011]

By 2003 there were six broadcasting stations, 16 television stations, 40 short and medium-wave transmitting and relay stations, and 64 TV transmitting and relay stations (all exceeding 1,000 kw capacity). Radio coverage reached 92.8 percent of the population while television reached 92.5 percent. The region had 1,302,700 cable television subscribers and was home to 98 various film projection units. 70 feature movies have been dubbed into ethnic minority languages.


By the end of the year, 22.6 percent of the population had a fixed line telephone, 22.1 percent had a mobile phone and there were 593,000 Internet users.