Hong Kong had 18.2 million mobile subscribers in a population of about 7.3 million as of last September, or over two mobile devices per person. Photo: Sam Tsang

Telco regulator confirms Hong Kong mobile numbers will soon start with ‘unlucky’ digit 4 

But subscribers could get lines starting with ‘lucky’ digit 8, which will also be among 10.6 million new phone numbers issued to satisfy intense demand

Topic |   Mobile messaging

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Hong Kong had 18.2 million mobile subscribers in a population of about 7.3 million as of last September, or over two mobile devices per person. Photo: Sam Tsang
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