- Published: June 2012
- Region: United Arab Emirates
Africa & Middle East Perspective, v6 i7
- Published: April 2006
- Region: Africa, Asia, Middle East
- 13 Pages
- Pyramid Research, Inc
UAE: Is It Really Mobile Number Portability?
The entry of a second player in the UAE’s mobile market prompted the regulator to mandate Mobile Number Portability (MNP), with the only issue being that it’s not really MNP. Join Senior Analyst Taha Rangwala as he assesses the prospects of the new challenger in the UAE’s mobile sector with the view that its impact is going to be limited, due to the lack of MNP in the country.
FIXED & MOBILE COMMUNICATIONS
Nigeria: The Rise of Starcomms
The competitive landscape of the Nigerian telecoms market is set to change over the next few months, primarily driven by operator strategies but more importantly by regulatory developments which will see Private Telecom Operators (PTOs) playing a pivotal role in the growth of the telecoms markets. One such PTO is Starcomms, Nigeria’s largest. In this issue, we share the views of Maher Qubain, CEO of Starcomms.