Wataniya’s Palestine customer base grows to 1.2 million

Increase is due to it launching in Gaza
Wataniya Palestine has already invested $25m in telecoms equipment for Gaza.
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Wataniya Palestine has already invested $25m in telecoms equipment for Gaza.

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According to news sources, Wataniya Palestine’s customer numbers have increased by 55% year-on-year to 1.2 million at the end of March 2018, benefiting from its launch in Gaza in October 2017.


Wataniya’s revenue has increased to KWD 7.1 million, up by 15% compared to KWD 6.2 million for the same period in 2017. EBITDA was slightly down at KWD 1.1 million, compared to KWD 1.5 million in Q1 2017. The operator stated that it had made good progress in the first three months of the year, with the launch of the 3G network in the West Bank in January.

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