BMI View: Bosnia's telecoms market suffers from a lack of consumer choice as the three operators confine
themselves to their regional footprints. The inadequacies of the wireline networks ensure that usage of
mobile networks is high, and the operators have capitalised ..."
BMI View: The Bosnian telecommunications sector remains one of the least attractive markets in the
Central and Emerging Europe (CEE) region. Although alternative wireline operators are beginning to
make headway, the most potent of these are owned by Telekom Slovenije, ..."
BMI View: Quarterly growth on the Bosnian mobile market remained flat in Q214, despite a relatively low
penetration rate, owing to sluggish economic growth and discounting of inactive SIM cards. However, a
considerable proportion of the population still do not have re ..."
BMI View: Bosnia's mobile market contracted in Q114, despite a relatively low penetration rate. This
indicates that a considerable proportion of the population still do not have regular access to mobile
services, a situation we attribute to poor network coverage in un ..."
BMI View: Bosnia is one of the more challenging markets in the Central and Eastern European (CEE)
region. Although local loop unbundling (LLU) and number portability have provided some respite to the
underlying decline in the wireline market, the three regional incumb ..."
BMI View: Bosnia's fixed-line market recorded a much slower rate of decline in 2013 compared to the two
previous years, according to the regulator's data. This development supports BMI's view that consolidation
of smaller players to challenge the incumbents would increase compe ..."
BMI View: After a slow start to 2013, Bosnia's mobile market recovered in Q213, albeit with a marginal
growth, to confirm our view of continued subscriptions growth on the back of regulatory measures aimed at
boosting competition. We therefore retain our five-year gro ..."
BMI View: The Bosnian telecoms market is undergoing a period of transition as the regulator increases
competition in the mobile market via mobile number portability, MVNO access and ending historical
concessions. Meanwhile, consolidation of smaller players in the wire ..."
BMI View: The mobile market has seen a number of significant developments in recent years that has increased competition and accelerated development of services in the country. Wireless data services are becoming more established, with operators extending investment outside their ..."
BMI View: Mobile subscriptions growth is stagnating in Bosnia's telecoms market, a development we expect to drive operators towards the largely underdeveloped broadband market. BMI sees significant growth opportunities in mobile data services, although we caution that uptake is l ..."