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General

Postal and telephone service are under the direction of the Minister of Posts & Telecommunications. There are direct telephone connections between N'Djamena and Paris and several African capitals. About 13,000 main line telephones were in service in 2009. In that same year, there were an additional 2.686 million cellular phones in use.

Radiodiffusion Nationale Tchadienne and Tele-Tchad have broadcasting stations in N'Djamena that broadcast in French, Arabic, and seven African languages. In 1998, there were 2 AM and 3 FM radio stations and 1 television station. In 2000 there were 236 radios and 1 television set for every 1,000 people.

Internet access is rare with about 168,100 users in 2009.

Overview

Telephones - main lines in use :
13,000 (2009)

Telephones - mobile cellular :
2.686 million (2009)

Telephone system :
general assessment: inadequate system of radiotelephone communication stations with high costs and low telephone density
domestic: fixed-line connections for only about 1 per 1000 persons coupled with mobile-cellular subscribership base of only about 25 per 100 persons
international: country code - 235; satellite earth station - 1 Intelsat (Atlantic Ocean) (2009)

Broadcast media :
1 state-owned TV broadcast station; state-owned radio network, Radiodiffusion Nationale Tchadienne (RNT), operates national and regional stations; about 10 private radio stations; some stations rebroadcast programs from international broadcasters (2007)

Internet country code :
.td

Internet hosts :
5 (2010)

Internet users :
168,100 (2009)

 

 
 

 



 


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