26th Novenber 2014
Kuwait: Increased governance to improve
competitive climate in the long-run
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‘Kuwait: Increased governance to improve competitive climate in the long-run,’ a new Country
Intelligence Report by Pyramid Research, offers a precise, incisive profile of Kuwait mobile and fixed
telecommunications markets based on comprehensive proprietary data and insights from our research in
the Kuwaiti market. Published annually, this presentation-quality, executive-level report provides
detailed analysis of the near-term opportunities, competitive dynamics and evolution of demand by
service type and technology/platform across the fixed telephony, broadband, and mobile sectors, as well
as a review of key regulatory trends.
• Kuwait’s telecom market generated $2.5bn in service revenue in 2013, and we estimate that revenue
will increase 1.6%, to $2.6bn in 2014. The mobile voice and data segments accounted for 91.6% of total
revenue in 2013, while the fixed voice and Internet markets accounted for a combined 8.4%. We expect
the overall market to grow at a stable 2.8% CAGR from 2014 to 2019, reaching a total size of $2.9bn by
• On the regulatory front, 2014 has been a significant year. In March 2014, the National Assembly passed
landmark telecommunications legislation for the creation of an independent sectoral regulator called the
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Telecommunications Regulation Commission (TRC). This potentially paves the way for further
privatization of the telecom sector, characterized by a fully nationalized fixed sector.
• Operator revenues continue to be under pressure with intensified...