Current and Future Challenges Facing the Mobile Telecommunications Industry in the Arab World

Ameen, Nisreen and Willis, Robert (2016) Current and Future Challenges Facing the Mobile Telecommunications Industry in the Arab World. In: The 3rd World Congress on Computer Applications and Information Systems, 9-11 January 2016, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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Abstract

This paper introduces the concerns and challenges facing the mobile telecommunications industry in the Arab states. These concerns are mainly related to the market structure and regulatory environment. The research is based on the collection of secondary data related to the operations of the sector and mobile phone use in these countries. The findings of this research indicated an urgent need to restructure the mobile telecommunications industry and to develop effective policies in these countries. This will help to overcome the current and future challenges facing the industry in the Arab region.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Keywords: Telecom regulations, Arab telecom sector, Governments’ control, Mobile phone use
Faculty: Lord Ashcroft International Business School
Depositing User: Ian Walker
Date Deposited: 03 Nov 2016 09:58
Last Modified: 23 Mar 2018 11:23
URI: http://arro.anglia.ac.uk/id/eprint/701047

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