Lithuania - Telecoms Infrastructure, Operators, Regulations - Statistics and Analyses
Lithuania's small telecoms market is among the more developed in Eastern Europe. A number of alternative operators offer services although the incumbent TEO is still the dominant operator in the fixed-line and broadband sectors. Fixed-line subscriber numbers are in steady decline, attributed to fixed-to-mobile substitution, although fixed-line broadband services provide an incentive for consumers to retain lines. This report provides an overview of Lithuania's fixed-line communications sector. It includes a variety of statistics from the regulator and the main players, as well as an overview of regulatory developments, telecommunications network infrastructure and the incumbent operator TEO.Key developments:Fixed-line operator TEO and mobile network operator Omnitel merge; Bité, Omnitel, Tele2 and TEO create JV to administer number portability database; regulator removes obligations on TEO relating to fixed access market; report update includes the regulator's market data to September 2015, telcos' financial and operating data to Q4 2015, recent market developments.Companies covered in this report:TEO, CSC Telecom, Telekomunikaciju grupa, Cubio, Eurocom SIP, Nacionalinis telekomunikacij tinklas, Norby Telecom.