IDC's Middle East Consumer Telecom Services research provides in-depth data and analysis on consumer telecoms services markets in the Middle East, specifically the six GCC countries, Egypt, and the Levant. The service helps local and multinational telecommunications operators plan their consumer market strategies, based on detailed understanding of consumer demand, the competitive environment, regulatory environment, and emerging technologies.
Markets and Subjects Analyzed
Egypt, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon
Consumer broadband access services (including fixed-line, mobile, and WiMax)
Mobile entertainment services
Content development initiatives
IPTV and pay TV
Subscriber data and retention strategies
Broadband Tariff Analysis for Middle East Markets
Saudi Arabia Country Report: Consumer Market
Service Bundling Strategies in UAE, KSA & Qatar: Insights into PayTV Market
International Roaming and Best Practices for Revenue Assurance
Mobile Payments Ecosystem: Growth of NFC in the Middle East
Impact of Evolving Smart Devices Ecosystem on Operators' Strategies: UAE, KSA & Qatar
Middle East Consumer Mobile Broadband Forecast
Consumer Telecommunications in Turkey: Trend Analysis
In addition to the insight provided in this service, IDC may conduct research on specific topics or emerging market segments via research offerings that require additional IDC funding and client investment.
Key Questions Answered
How is consumer telecoms demand evolving as the region grows and consumer spending choices expand?
How are regulatory moves affecting consumer telecoms opportunities, and what will happen in the future? What about increased broadband availability?
Which value-added services are proven winners in the consumer space elsewhere, and what is their potential here?
How is the changing competitive environment affecting the major telecoms service providers in the region? Who are the winners and what are the lessons to be learned?
How are fixed and mobile services and networks coexisting, competing, or converging in the region, and what are the network strategies that will succeed in the long term?
Global Thought Leadership and Local Perspective on the Consumer Market
IDC's Middle East Consumer Telecom Services research reviews strategies, market positioning, and future direction of several providers in the greater Middle East, including:
Incumbent telcos and new licensees
Multinational service providers entering the market
Consumer content and application providers
Telecom equipment vendors
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