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This report assesses the state of the service provider market in the Middle East, and outlines the prospects for the coming few years.


  • The high-income countries in the Gulf are set to be among the first in the world to launch 5G.

Features and Benefits

  • This report analyzes the most significant recent developments in the Middle East market.
  • This report sets out the prospects for the Middle East market over the coming few years.
  • The report includes Ovum's subscription and revenue data and forecasts for the Middle East.

Key questions answered

  • What are most significant recent developments in the Middle East market?
  • What is the outlook for the Middle East market for the coming few years?

Table of contents


  • In brief
  • Ovum view
  • Recommendations

Middle East market status

  • Operator results
  • Creating a digital economy

Middle East digital strategies

  • Operator digital activities and plans

Middle East digital futures

  • Opportunities in 5G and IoT


  • Methodology
  • Further reading
  • Author

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