With a growth of 30% in 2006, the Middle East mobile phone market became the second-fastest growing mobile phone market in the world.

With over 150 million handsets in circulation

  • Mobile phone penetration crossing the 100% mark in some markets, with mobile users carrying more than 2 phones. The region’s mobile penetration stands at around 50 (Source: ITP news)

Mobile TV usage  in the Middle East? 

  • An overwhelming majority of respondents in all four countries were not comfortable with the idea of watching live television on their mobiles.
  • Mobile TV adoption might come easier in the UAE, probably because of the large expat population (more than 70% of the UAE population are Expats).


Middle East Mobile Phone Market is Growing Fast
Nawaz Shahzad

Nawaz Shahzad

My name is Nawaz Shahzad and my strengths are Strategic Internet Marketing, SEO, Paid Search, Direct Response Engagements, Online Conversion Techniques, Social Media Optimization & Marketing, Mobile Advertising and Online Brand Reputation Management. For last 11 years i worked for top names in the online marketing industry. Currently working for one of worlds biggest media agency in UAE as an marketing consultant. Some of the industries i worked for are Airline Clients, Top Banks, International Automative Clients, Top Hotels, Telecommunication companies and many more...

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