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  • Australia - Data Centres and Internet of Things (IoT)
    Australia’s Data Centre Market Attracting Significant New Overseas Entrants. It took over 20 years for the data centre market to reach its current position. The arrival of cloud computing, Big Data, M2M and IoT allowed for a large range of new services and applications, especially aimed at small and medium organisations.
     
  • Asia - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband
    Asia’s mobile market continues to be driven by mobile broadband. . Asia’s mobile and mobile broadband markets continue to see solid growth. The overall mobile penetration rate on average across the entire Asian region reached over 102% going into 2018, up from 83% back in 2012.
     
  • Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband
    Mobile broadband infrastructure grows in the Middle East. Mobile communication has become very popular in the Middle East and penetration has increased remarkedly in recent years. The United Arab Emirates; Kuwait and Bahrain all have mobile penetration rates of over 200% and Jordan is not far behind with around 190%.
     
  • Australia - National Broadband Network - Statistics and Analysis
    Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) is delivered via a multi-technology mix (MTM) to homes and businesses including: fibre to the premises (FTTP), fibre to the building (FTTB), fibre to the node (FTTN), Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC), fixed wireless and satellite.
     
  • Latin America - Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs
    Latin American MNOs extending partnerships on path to 5G. The extensive Latin American region provides a diverse range of markers for the telecoms industry. It includes some smaller countries by population, such as Belize, Panama and Uruguay, as well as some of the largest globally, in Brazil and Mexico with about 206 million and 122 million people respectively.
     

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  • Kuwait - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
    Government support is integral to Kuwait’s telecom industry progressDevelopments over the past year or so in Kuwait has demonstrated how a supportive government can pave the way for telecoms progress. The Kuwait government is making great headway in implementing changes which will improve the overall telecoms industry.
     
  • Australia - Data Centres and Internet of Things (IoT)
    Australia’s Data Centre Market Attracting Significant New Overseas Entrants. It took over 20 years for the data centre market to reach its current position. The arrival of cloud computing, Big Data, M2M and IoT allowed for a large range of new services and applications, especially aimed at small and medium organisations.
     
  • Fiji - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
    Advanced 4G LTE services arrive in FijiFiji plays an important role in the Pacific Islands as it is one of the most advanced economies in the region. Fijian citizens rely heavily on telecommunication services in order to stay connected in an increasingly globalised society.
     
  • Asia - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband
    Asia’s mobile market continues to be driven by mobile broadband. . Asia’s mobile and mobile broadband markets continue to see solid growth. The overall mobile penetration rate on average across the entire Asian region reached over 102% going into 2018, up from 83% back in 2012.
     
  • Middle East - Mobile Infrastructure and Mobile Broadband
    Mobile broadband infrastructure grows in the Middle East. Mobile communication has become very popular in the Middle East and penetration has increased remarkedly in recent years. The United Arab Emirates; Kuwait and Bahrain all have mobile penetration rates of over 200% and Jordan is not far behind with around 190%.
     
  • Australia - National Broadband Network - Statistics and Analysis
    Australia’s National Broadband Network (NBN) is delivered via a multi-technology mix (MTM) to homes and businesses including: fibre to the premises (FTTP), fibre to the building (FTTB), fibre to the node (FTTN), Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC), fixed wireless and satellite.
     
  • BuddeComm Intelligence Report - 4G LTE and WiFi - Global Trends and Statistics
    In 2018 there is still vast room for growth for 4G LTE as it only accounts for around 35% of mobile technology market share globally. LTE technology is expected to carry most of the mobile traffic for at least the next decade - alongside a slow transition to 5G.
     
  • Latin America - Mobile Network Operators and MVNOs
    Latin American MNOs extending partnerships on path to 5G. The extensive Latin American region provides a diverse range of markers for the telecoms industry. It includes some smaller countries by population, such as Belize, Panama and Uruguay, as well as some of the largest globally, in Brazil and Mexico with about 206 million and 122 million people respectively.
     
  • Australia - Internet of Things (IoT) Market
    With the move towards 5G well and truly underway it is important to look at what will be the value of IoT infrastructure to the development of a network that will be dominated by sensors and devices.The infrastructure that is now being built offers a range of features such as ubiquitousness, affordability, low latency, high speed and high capacity.
     
  • Australia - Data Centres
    It took over 20 years for the data centre market to reach its current position. The arrival of cloud computing, Big Data, M2M and IoT allowed for a large range of new services and applications, especially aimed at small and medium organisations.
     

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  • Saudi Arabia - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
    Supporting digital technologies is a key component of Saudi Arabia’s future strategySaudi Arabia entered 2018 on a positive note with the government announcement of its largest financial budget ever which will support the country’s expansion and diversification plans as part of its Vision 2030 program.
     
  • Australia Smart Cities - Case Studies
    While no city can claim to be the leader in the smart city movement there are thousands of examples in the leading cities around the world, and increasingly in Australia also, that have very impressive scores on the board.
     
  • Oman - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses
    MVNOs are making an impact in OmanThe mobile sector in Oman has become more and more competitive in recent years, due to both the market becoming saturated as well as the rise of MVNOs.The two mobile operators, Omantel and Ooredoo Oman, are beginning to feel the impact of the MVNOs with both Friendi and Renna capturing more and more subscriber market share each year.
     
  • Solomon Islands - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
    Internet penetration is low in the Solomon IslandsWhile mobile penetration is considered to be quite high in the Solomon Islands; internet penetration remains very low. Some rural and remote areas still lack access to mobile networks and in areas where it is available - the cost can be prohibitive.
     
  • Papua New Guinea - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
    Mobile broadband subscribers grew substantially in Papua Neisw GuineaOver the past few years, Papua New Guinea has experienced positive GDP growth and the government is currently introducing its national strategy, Vision 2050 which is hoped will further address long-term infrastructure requirements; improve general living conditions and maintain economic stability.
     
  • Vocus
    Vocus is an Australian based telecommunications provider with offices in Australia and New Zealand. Its services include co-location, internet, voice, fibre and ethernet services. Vocus merged with M2 Communications and acquired Amcom.
     
  • TPG Telecom Limited
    TPG Telecom Limited provides telecoms and multimedia services in the Australian marketplace. TPG acquired local ISP iiNet. TPG is now Australia's second-biggest provider of fixed-line broadband in Australia with over 1.
     
  • Syria - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
    Maintaining basic telecommunications services has become a priority for war-torn SyriaThe civil war which has been underway in Syria for many years has left a trail of destruction and despair. The serious humanitarian issues have gained the international attention of the global community and efforts are underway to alleviate some of the more urgent needs, such as food shortages and medical attention.
     
  • Israel - Mobile Infrastructure, Broadband, Operators - Statistics and Analyses
    In 2017 Israel’s mobile market is served by five mobile network operators. In recent years, there have been some changes however with Partner stepping away from its branding partnership with Orange and Golan Telecom becoming available for acquisition.
     
  • Taiwan - Mobile Infrastructure, Broadband, Operators - Statistics and Analyses
    Taiwan possesses a competitive mobile market comprised of six mobile network operators although the market is dominated by three players. High mobile penetration has resulted in intense competition to gain new subscribers hence the market was quick to embrace LTE.
     

Statistical Table(s) Update or Addition

  • The Global Mobile Market - Major Trends, Revenue and Industry Statistics
    In 2018 we are quickly approaching 100% mobile broadband penetration in the developed markets – and 50% in the developing markets. It is timely now to look at the trends and statistics which are shaping our global mobile industry.
     
  • Global Telecoms Trends - The Big Picture 2018 - Key Industry Statistics
    In 2018 the global telecommunications market continues its transformation into the industry underpinning the digital, sharing and interconnected economy. This evolution is mainly driven by the ongoing innovations and technological developments that are taking place and the industry is working hard to keep up with these rapid changes.
     
  • Switzerland - Mobile Infrastructure, Broadband, Operators - Statistics and Analyses
    Switzerland’s mobile market has undergone a number of changes in recent years, with the operator Salt (formerly Orange Switzerland) having been acquired by NJJ Capital in February 2015, and with Sunrise having been acquired by the private equity firm CVC Capital Partners.
     
  • Slovakia - Mobile Infrastructure, Broadband, Operators - Statistics and Analyses
    Slovakia’s mobile market is served by four mobile network operators, three of which have a pan-European reach. Mobile penetration is relatively high, reaching about 130% by late 2017. The introduction of mobile number portability in 2006 intensified competition between players.
     
  • Belarus - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
    Belarus’s wholesale mobile provider beCloud trialling 5GBelarus’s economic growth has stalled in recent years, with GDP showing negative growth between 2015 and 2017. Although inflation has been brought down to more manageable levels since the hyper-inflationary year of 2011, it remains high while the value of the Ruble has fallen in relation to other currencies, including the Euro.
     
  • Telstra Corporation Limited
    Telstra is Australia’s largest telecommunications provider offering a full range of telecom services throughout Australia. The company provides basic access services to most homes and businesses, local and long-distance telephone call services, and mobile and internet services.
     
  • Vocus
    Vocus is an Australian based telecommunications provider with offices in Australia and New Zealand. Its services include co-location, internet, voice, fibre and ethernet services. Vocus merged with M2 Communications and acquired Amcom.
     
  • TPG Telecom Limited
    TPG Telecom Limited provides telecoms and multimedia services in the Australian marketplace. TPG acquired local ISP iiNet. TPG is now Australia's second-biggest provider of fixed-line broadband in Australia with over 1.
     
  • Australia - Mobile Communications - Mobile Network Operators and MNVOs
    The Australian mobile market is dominated by the three major mobile network operators Telstra, Optus, and Vodafone (VHA). These have been able to offer LTE services on a wholesale basis since 2016, thus encouraging growth in the LTE sector.
     
  • Mozambique - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses
    Mozambique progresses with plans to merge TdM with mCelAlthough delayed by the long civil war which ended in 1992, Mozambique was one of the first countries in the region to embark upon telecom reform.
     

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