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According to The Americas Telecoms Directory, as at January 2011 the Argentine telecommunications market is made up of 7 main operators ...

Claro

URL: http://www.claro.com.ar
Company name: Claro Argentina S.A. 
Technology: GSM 850/1900 launched March 2004 - EDGE active - UMTS partial launch November 2007 (continued rollout since) - HSDPA partial launch November 2007 (cont. rollout since)
Owner(s): América Móvil (100%)
Mobile subscribers: 19,442,000 (Combined with Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay)

IPLAN

URL: http://iplan.com.ar
Company name: Iplan Networks S.A.
Technology: Fixed line launched - 1999 (Current - Voice, Internet)
Owner(s): Madison Dearborn Partners (MDP) | LPL Investments Group, Inc.

Movistar | Telefónica

URL: http://www.movistar.com.ar | http://www.telefonica.com.ar
Company name: Telefónica Móviles Argentina S.A. - Telefónica de Argentina S.A.
Technology: Fixed line (Current - Voice, Internet) - GSM 1900 launched June 2002 - GPRS active - EDGE active - UMTS launched July 2007 - HSDPA 3.5G launched July 2007
Owner(s): Telefónica S.A. (Telefónica de Argentina S.A.) (100%)
Mobile subscribers: 16,412,600

Nextel

URL: http://www.nextel.com.ar
Company name: Nextel Communications Argentina S.R.L.
Technology: iDEN active
Owner(s): NII Holdings, Inc
Mobile subscribers: 1,100,000

Personal | Telecom

URL: http://www.personal.com.ar | http://www.telecom.com.ar
Company name: Telecom Argentina S.A
Technology: Fixed line (Current - Voice, Internet) - GSM 1900 launched August 2005 - GPRS active - EDGE active - UMTS launched May 2007 - HSDPA service in selected areas from Q1 2007
Owner(s): Nortel Inversora S.A. (54.74%) | Public (41.05%)
Mobile subscribers: 15,988,000

TECOOP

URL: http://www.tecoop.com.ar
Company name: TECOOP comunicaciones argentinas
Technology: Fixed line (Current - Voice, Internet)
Owner(s): FECOTEL

Telmex

URL: http://www.telmex.com/ar/
Company name: Telmex Argentina
Technology: Fixed line (Current - Voice, Internet)
Owner(s): Telmex Internacional
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