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This is an update on the Bahrain market, covering mobile, fixed broadband, TV, operator initiatives, consumer market trends, and regulation. It includes subscription forecasts for mobile and fixed broadband.


  • With the establishment of BNET and launch of 5G services, Bahrain is poised to see further growth in broadband subscriptions.
  • As per the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunication (MTT)'s confirmation of 5G readiness in March 2019, Batelco and stc Bahrain (formerly Viva Bahrain) launched 5G services in June 2019 and 5G devices in July 2019, making Bahrain one of the first countries globally to have commercial 5G.

Features and Benefits

  • Assesses Bahrain's ICT market.
  • Evaluates the mobile, fixed, and TV industry in Bahrain.

Key questions answered

  • Who are the market leaders in the fixed and mobile segments in Bahrain?
  • What are the trends and opportunities in the ICT sector in Bahrain?

Table of contents


  • Introduction
  • Service provider trends
  • Market trends
  • Download 1: Bahrain: Mobile, Broadband, TV, and OTT Video Report

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