BMI View: Our outlook for the UAE telecommunications market remains positive. The market benefits
from having strong GDP per capita, high disposable incomes and a strong influx of migrants. Despite
having a mature market and a very high penetration rate, we expect pos ..."
BMI View: Consumer electronics device spending potential is limited in the UAE by the maturity of the
core market, where device penetration rates are already very high, and the potential downside from an
easing of sanctions on Iran, which could see a lower volume of v ..."
BMI View: After spending contracted in 2015 as the hardware segment dragged down the IT market as a
whole, we expect the market to return to growth over the medium term, but at a relatively subdued
compound annual growth rate of 3.4% over 2016-2020, with total IT spen ..."
This country report and accompanying data annex provide a comprehensive overview of UAE's telecoms market, including KPIs and data on subscribers, penetration, revenue and ARPU. The report analyses the strategies of major players in the country's fixed and mobile telecoms mark ..."
BMI View: The UAE IT market experienced a contraction in 2015 as a downturn in hardware spending
dragged down the overall market. Although we expect to 2016 to see a return to positive growth, medium
term growth will remain subdued but stable. Our forecast anticipates ..."
BMI View: We continue to hold a subdued outlook for the UAE consumer electronics market over the
course of our forecast period. Nevertheless, we maintain that the UAE is a lucrative consumer electronics
devices market where high incomes and a culture of consumption ar ..."
BMI View: We retain a generally positive outlook for the UAE telecommunications marketing our Q2 2016
report update. The UAE benefits from having strong GDP per capita, high disposable incomes and a strong
influx of migrant population. Despite market maturity and a ve ..."
BMI View: The UAE IT market contracted in 2015 as a downturn in hardware spending dragged down the
overall market. We envisage a return to growth in 2016 and the growth rate to remain subdued but stable
over the medium term. Our forecast envisages a CAGR of 3.6% over ..."
BMI View: The UAE is a lucrative consumer electronics devices market where high incomes and a culture
of consumption are reflected in short replacement cycles and a large share for premium brands. This will
continue over the medium term, but growth prospects are limit ..."
Latest Updates & Industry Developments
? In the first nine months of 2015 the UAE mobile market saw a net increase of 542,000 subscribers. This
is based on data reported by Etisalat and du, as well as the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority
(TRA). We estimat ..."