Pyramid Research Doubles its Africa and Middle East Telecom Coverage

Oct 21, 2013

BOSTON, Oct. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Market Research and Consulting firm Pyramid Research doubles its telecom coverage of Africa and the Middle East, expanding the number of countries and operators tracked to offer unparalleled insight into market trends to the firm's growing client base in the region.   

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The Africa and Middle East region is expected to surpass 1 billion mobile subscribers in 2013, becoming only the second region to do so, following Asia-Pacific, according to Pyramid Research.  Also, thanks to improved networks and affordability of smartphones, mobile Internet will more than double in the next five years in Africa and the Middle East and grow to comprise more than 20% of total mobile services revenue.

"Given the market trends occurring in the region, we are anticipating the demands of our growing client base by now offering market sizing and demand forecasts for 33 countries in Africa spanning the fixed, mobile, media and devices sectors," says Leslie Arathoon, Research Director at Pyramid Research.  "In the Middle East, Pyramid now offers products covering 11 countries. Our product coverage now encompasses over 95% of the AME region's GDP and tracks KPIs for more than 200 service providers operating in the region."

"Through our regional research and strategic consulting services, we help our clients enhance their knowledge of their industries, enabling them to create sustainable market-entry strategy and investment decisions while assessing true revenue-generating opportunities," Arathoon explains. "Our membership as well as our consulting services will become even more robust as a result of this continued commitment to one of the industry's most dynamic regions."

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