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Turkey - Key Statistics, Regulatory and Fixed-Line Telecoms Overviews


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Turkey - Key Statistics, Regulatory and Fixed-Line Telecoms Overviews

Turkey's communications market holds much potential given the size of its population, which is characterised as young and increasingly urbanised and technically literate. The privatised incumbent Turk Telekom continues to maintain its dominance in the fixed market, which is undergoing transformation centred on deployment of fibre deployments. This report provides an introduction to Turkey's regulatory environment, significant fixed line operators as well as the country's national and international fixed-line market and infrastructure.

Key developments:

Turk Telekom and competing telcos are investing heavily in fibre rollouts to support delivery of faster speeds and new services.

Companies covered in this report include:

Turk Telekom, Turksat, Superonline


1. Synopsis
2. Key statistics
2.1 Country overview
3. Telecommunications market
3.1 Overview of Turkey's telecom market
4. Regulatory environment
4.1 Background
4.1.1 Electronic Communications Law 2008
4.2 Regulatory authority
4.2.1 Information and Communications Technologies Authority (ICTA)
4.3 Telecom sector liberalisation in Turkey
4.4 Privatisation
4.4.1 The 2005 privatisation
4.4.2 Privatisation background
4.5 Interconnect
4.6 Access
4.7 Number portability
4.8 Universal services
5. Fixed network operators in Turkey
5.1 Overview
5.2 Turk Telekom
5.3 Turksat
5.4 Superonline
6. Telecommunications infrastructure
6.1 National telecom network
6.2 International infrastructure
6.2.1 Submarine cable networks
6.2.2 Terrestrial cable networks
6.2.3 Satellite networks
7. Related reports
Table 1 Country statistics Turkey 2013
Table 2 Telephone network statistics 2013
Table 3 Internet user statistics 2013
Table 4 Broadband subscriber statistics June 2013
Table 5 Mobile statistics 2013
Table 6 National telecommunications authority
Table 7 GDP growth and inflation 2005 - 2015
Table 9 Turk Telekom Revenue, profit, EBITDA and CAPEX 2007 - 2013
Table 10 Turk Telekom Fixed-line revenue, EBITDA and PSTN ARPU 2007 - 2013
Table 11 Turk Telekom Fixed ARPU 2011 - 2013
Table 12 Superonline financial data 2009 - 2013
Table 13 Fibre optic cable lengths for Turk Telekom 2011 - 2013
Table 14 Fibre optic cable lengths for Alternative operators 2011 - 2013
Table 15 Fixed lines in service and teledensity 1995 - 2014
Chart 1 Turkey fixed-line and mobile subscribers 2000 - 2014

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