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    Malaysia Communications 2001

      Telephones - main lines in use: 4.5 million (1999)

      Telephones - mobile cellular: 2.698 million (1999)

      Telephone system:
      general assessment: modern system; international service excellent
      domestic: good intercity service provided on Peninsular Malaysia mainly by microwave radio relay; adequate intercity microwave radio relay network between Sabah and Sarawak via Brunei; domestic satellite system with 2 earth stations
      international: submarine cables to India, Hong Kong, and Singapore; satellite earth stations - 2 Intelsat (1 Indian Ocean and 1 Pacific Ocean) (2001)

      Radio broadcast stations: AM 56, FM 31 (plus 13 repeater stations), shortwave 5 (1999)

      Radios: 10.9 million (1999)

      Television broadcast stations: 27 (plus 15 high-power repeaters) (1999)

      Televisions: 10.8 million (1999)

      Internet country code: .my

      Internet Service Providers (ISPs): 7 (2000)

      Internet users: 1.5 million (2000)

      NOTE: The information regarding Malaysia on this page is re-published from the 2001 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Malaysia Communications 2001 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Malaysia Communications 2001 should be addressed to the CIA.

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