Australian telecom Optus said Tuesday that its subscriber base rose by four percent in the latest quarter, bringing its total to 6.74 million.
Figures released from Optusâ€™ parent company Sing Tel in a statement shows that 60,000 new subscribers were added to its customer profile by March 31, compared with the same period a year ago.
Of its 6.74 million subscribers, 445,000 are signed with Optusâ€™ 3G services.
The increase in Optusâ€™ subscribers was just one part of SingTelâ€™s business. The parent company has businesses in Asian markets of India, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Bangladesh and the Philippines.