Wiring cost is $ 0.04 for every $ 0.63 sent with a maximum of $ 126.
Juan Carlos Arriaga, director of TIGO Money, stated that they will begin with the service nationwide.
"To send money, the user finds an authorized Tigo agent, where he must fill out a form with personal information and the recipient's mobile number, give the money plus the wiring fee and wait for confirmation that the official transfer was performed. The beneficiary must go to a local TIGO agent and show the message in order to solicit money," reports the article in Elperiodico.com.gt.
In June 2012 the number of active lines was recorded at 19.8 million, 4.6% less than the 20.7 million recorded at end of 2011.
Elperiodico.com.gt reports that "After nearly two decades of steady expansion, in the first half of this year the cellular figures reported a negative, according to a report prepared by the Superintendency of Telecommunications (SIT)."
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