The Middle East mobile market goes from strength to strength, reaching dizzyingly high penetration levels in some countries, whilst growth remains surprisingly solid, spurred on by increasing competition and economic growth. In response to greater competition at home, incumbent telcos have expanded rapidly, becoming major players not only in the Middle East but also in Africa and, increasingly, Asia by buying new licences and established operators. The Internet and broadband sector is much less developed with the very notable exception of Israel and to a lesser extent some of the Gulf countries. Greater market liberalisation is gradually opening the market. This report presents key statistics and analysis on the telecoms market in 2009, noting the principal developments.
Companies (Major Players)
Mobile & Wireless Broadband and Media
Mobile Communications (voice and infrastructure)
Regulations & Government Policies
Strategies & Analyses (Industry & Markets)
Number of pages 13
Last updated 28 Oct 2009
Analyst: Paul Kwon
I am a civil engineer and have worked with Airtel, Huawei and other telecommunication companies here in Nigeria.
Your BuddeComm analyses on the telecommunications market are excellent. They always provide me with the information I need, and I also learn a great deal from reading your research.
Olusesan Banjo, Nigeria
Austria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
US$575.00 until 28 Nov 2018
(normal price US$1,150.00)
Europe - Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs
US$1,500.00 until 28 Nov 2018
(normal price US$3,000.00)
A selection of downloadable samples from our Annual Publications catalogue.