There are some countries that you might not want to call since the costs of phone call to them are so expensive. The rate of international phone calls are varied indeed, but these countries are the most expensive to be called. Some of them are expensive to be called due to geographical problems, while others are of political matters. Well, let’s check out the countries!
- North Korea
The first one on this list would be North Korea since it is the most expensive country to make a phone call from the US. Besides, this country imposes a communication policy which is a bit unique for most of us. The policy is that every diplomats and expat who live the country have the access to the phone network in the country, but not to the phone network used by local citizens. Simply said, the country has two different phone network and they do not interchange with each other.
North Korea has suffered from several kinds of sanctions from the UN and it is one of the main contributors to the high cost of phone call in the country. Calling a North Korean phone would cost you USD 2.49 per minute when using most of the network carriers in the US.
The next most expensive country to call is the country which is located across the continent Africa, which is Madagascar. This small country which is surrounded by the ocean is very expensive to call when you are using a mobile phone. It is definitely much better playing poker at situs poker online using mobile than calling. Well, actually, any international calls from any service are expensive to this country, so it is not just mobile phones. The reason why making a phone call to this country is very expensive is that the local government has made a weird policy regarding telecommunication business. To call this country, most network carriers in the US cost you USD 2.38 to 2.29.
The next country which costs a lot to be called is Comoros. Comoros is a country near Africa, which is located on the eastern coast of the continent. It is a small archipelago and has a small population, with less than a million people living in the country. By the way, since the government imposes a huge tax on basically, everything, it also affects the phone call rates. To call this country from the United States, you need to pay USD 2.07 per minute. Well, now you know the cost of phone call to these countries!