Lebanon in the spotlight
Telecom market dynamics and the tower and power landscape
Whilst a small market, Lebanon’s population has grown dramatically in recent years due to an influx of refugees. The state owned telecommunications sector, known for having some of the highest mobile tariffs in the world, has recently kicked off major investment in fibre, with significant tower rollout being mooted for the next couple of years. TowerXchange examine the recent developments and dynamics at play in Lebanon.
Lebanon, in Western Asia is bordered by Syria to the north and east, Israel to the south and the Mediterranean to the west. The country has a landmass of just over 10,000sq km and a population of 4.5mn