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GSMA sees rapid broadband, smartphone adoption in Arab world

Tuesday 20 October 2015 | 17:00 CET | News
Mobile broadband networks will support more than two-thirds of all mobile connections across the Arab states of the Middle East and North Africa by 2020, according to a new GSMA study published at the GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Middle East conference being held in Dubai. The study estimates that there will be 350 million 3G/4G mobile broadband connections in the Arab states by 2020, accounting for 69 percent of the region's total connections, up from 34 percent at the end of 2014. This rapid migration to higher-speed mobile networks is being driven by operator investments in 3G and 4G networks

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: GSMA-India
Countries: Middle East
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