Japan’s b’band cable subs doubles

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The number of Japanese cable subs using high-speed, broadband Internet access services doubled in six months to reach 329,000 at the end of June, according to the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications. Of some 740 cable operators across the country, 122 are now offering Internet access — an increase of about 50% from the end of last year.

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