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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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Competitive global mobile market sees the rise of regional leaders

The global mobile market has become far more competitive in most markets around the world due to liberalisation, the rise of Over-The-Top (OTT) providers and, in some cases, the introduction of MVNOs. In addition, as operators go hunting for new … Continue reading

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MNOs look to Eastern European markets for investment opportunities

The saturated mobile voice market in Western European countries has in recent years encouraged established mobile network operators (MNOs) to seek opportunities in Eastern European markets. This trend is expected to develop further in coming years as MNOs continue to … Continue reading

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América Móvil and Telefónica control 61% of Latin America’s mobile market

During the 1990s and around the turn of the millennium, a number of international companies ventured into Latin America’s burgeoning mobile arena, including América Móvil, Bell Canada International, BellSouth International, Cable & Wireless, Digicel, France Telecom, Millicom International, Portugal Telecom, … Continue reading

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Vimpelcom departs Vietnam market

Finally confirming the industry rumours, Russian operator Vimpelcom has exited Vietnam’s mobile market. It has sold its 49% stake in GTel to its local partner Global Telecommunications Corporation for US$45 million. Gtel Mobile will cease using Vimpelcom’s Beeline brand after … Continue reading

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