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…

Towercos and MNOs are entitled to a free subscription. Please login with your usual credentials or apply for a new account.

This content is for Subscribers only

To read the full article either login below or follow the link to subscribe.

Log In Subscribe

Announcing an enhanced TowerXchange Journal – subscribe now!

Our new improved offering will allow you to access the insight and analysis you have come to rely on from TowerXchange – but in a format that suits you.

We would love you to continue to receive the TowerXchange Journal by subscribing, and to contribute to the knowledge sharing and information resource we have built up in the form of over 2.5mn words of research and almost 1,000 CXO interviews. An individual subscription costs GBP£2,500 per year, with corporate subscriptions priced according to scale.

Subscribe now