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Our comprehensive assessment of Burundi's operating environment and the outlook for its leading sectors are formed by bringing together a wealth of data on global markets that affect Burundi, as well as the latest industry developments that could impact Burundi’s industries. This unique integrated approach has given us an impeccable track-record for predicting important shifts in the markets, ensuring you’re aware of the latest market opportunities and risks in Burundi before your competitors.

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Burundi Telecommunications

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The Q4 2015 East Africa report analyses latest industry, regulatory and macroeconomic developments within the telecommunications markets in Burundi, Ethiopia, Malawi, Rwanda, South Sudan and Sudan. These six markets represent challenging business dynamics, including low spending power, high infrastructure costs, rural populations with poor access and a politically volatile situation. The lack of competition in some cases coupled with unfavourable fiscal regimes will also pose a downside risk to market growth. The penetration rate and the share of 3G and 4G mobile market will remain along the lowest in the world.

Key Data

  • Average mobile market growth in the six countries in FY14 was 9.3%. Rwanda recorded one of the highest growth rates, estimated at 15.8. Average mobile penetration among the six...

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