Saudi Arabia makes major strides in the tower industry

Zain reach a deal with IHS plus progress on regulatory issues

Read this article to learn:

  • Details of Zain’s tower sale to IHS Towers
  • Progress on the formation of Saudi Telecom Company’s Communication Towers
  • Previous tower transactions and joint venture discussions that have come and gone in Saudi Arabia
  • The size and shape of Saudi Arabia’s mobile market and tower landscape
  • What the future holds for towerco activity in Saudi Arabia and MENA

The scale of Saudi Arabia’s mobile market Saudi Arabia is the Middle East’s largest economy (GDP reported as US$683.8bn at December 2017; Source: World Bank’s World Development Indicators Database) and is the Middle East’s largest country in terms of landmass, and third largest in terms of population (32.9mn citizens as of December 2017; Source: World…

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