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Cuba prepares for 3G services launch

Cuba’s telecom sector remains a peculiarity, with state control having stymied rather than promoted the development of all sectors. The country has the lowest mobile phone and internet penetration rates in the region, while fixed-line teledensity is also very low. … Continue reading

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Asian mobile subscriber growth begins to subside in larger markets

This market report provides a comprehensive overview of the mobile network operator and MVNO telecom market across the various economies of Asia. The list of operators ranges from the giant China Mobile with more than 850 million subscribers right through … Continue reading

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Mobile broadband penetration in Armenia approaching 40%

Coming into 2016 the Armenian telecom market represented another developing market that is very busy trying to put an effective national telecommunications service in place. With its relatively small population (3.2 million) and a GDP per capita of around US$3,500 … Continue reading

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Foreign owners lose control of North Korea’s largest mobile operator

North Korea possesses an underdeveloped yet growing market which has markedly improved in recent years as noted by growing mobile penetration. North Korea’s telecoms infrastructure developed largely through foreign investment, most significantly by Thai investors and more recently, Egyptian telecoms … Continue reading

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Growing 3G penetration transforms Mongolia’s broadband market

Mongolia possesses a liberalised and competitive telecoms market served by multiple competing players and an incumbent operator that no longer holds a dominant share of its market. Operators have focused on expanding network reach and capacity to support the growing … Continue reading

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