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West Bank: Communication#

Telephone systemgeneral assessment: continuing political and economic instability has impeded significant liberalization of the telecommunications industry
domestic: Israeli company BEZEK and the Palestinian company PALTEL are responsible for fixed line services; PALTEL plans to establish a fiber-optic connection to Jordan to route domestic mobile calls; the Palestinian JAWWAL company and WATANIYA PALESTINE provide cellular services
international: country code - 970; 1 international switch in Ramallah (2009)
Telephones - main lines in use406,000 (includes Gaza Strip) (2012)
Telephones - mobile cellular3.041 million (includes Gaza Strip) (2012)
Internet users1.379 million (includes Gaza Strip) (2009)
Internet country code.ps; note - same as Gaza Strip
Broadcast mediathe Palestinian Authority operates 1 TV and 1 radio station; about 30 independent TV and 25 radio stations; both Jordanian TV and satellite TV are accessible (2008)