How many people have cell phones in Italy?
General Assessment: modern, well-developed, fast; fully automated telephone, telex, and data services
Domestic: high-capacity cable and microwave radio relay trunks
International: country code - 39; a series of submarine cables provide links to Asia, the Middle East, Europe, North Africa, and the United States; satellite earth stations - 3 Intelsat (with a total of 5 antennas - 3 for the Atlantic Ocean and 2 for the Indian Ocean), 1 Inmarsat (Atlantic Ocean region), and NA Eutelsat
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|Broadcast Media||Two Italian media giants dominate - the publicly owned Radiotelevisione Italiana (RAI) with 3 national terrestrial stations and privately owned Mediaset with 3 national terrestrial stations; a large number of private stations and Sky Italia - a satellite TV network; RAI operates 3 AM/FM nationwide radio stations; some 1,300 commercial radio stations|