Global Telecom Holding

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Global Telecom Holding S.A.E.
Public (LSEGLTD)
Predecessor Orascom Telecom Holding S.A.E.
Founded Cairo, Egypt (1998)
Headquarters Amsterdam, The Netherlands[1]
Key people
Vincenzo Nesci CEO, Gerbrand Nijman, CFO[2]
Products Mobile networks
Revenue Increase US$2.956 billion (2016)
Parent VEON Ltd. (57.7%)
Free Float (42.3%)[3]
Website www.gtelecom.com


Global Telecom Holding S.A.E. (formerly Orascom Telecom Holding S.A.E.) (GTH) is a Amsterdam (Netherlands) based international telecommunications company operating mobile networks in the Pakistan, Algeria and Bangladesh.

On April 15, 2011, VEON Ltd. announced the closing of the combination of VEON and Global Telecom/WIND Telecom SpA. [4]

Global operations[edit]

Global Telecom (GTH) is operating in three emerging markets serving almost 100 million customers. The company has a population under license of approximately 400 million where 50% of the population is below 24 years and mobile telephony penetration between 70 and 115% as of December 2016. Global Telecom operates networks in Algeria (Djezzy), Pakistan (Jazz Pakistan), Bangladesh (Banglalink).

GTelecom Stock[edit]

Global Telecom is traded on the Cairo & Alexandria Stock Exchange .[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Orascom Telecom - History". 
  2. ^ Global Telecom Holding SAE GTHE.CA, Reuters, 2017, retrieved February 5, 2017 
  3. ^ "Global Telecom - Key Facts". gtelecom.com. 
  4. ^ Press Release seen on 15.09.2011 deadurl
  5. ^ "Global Telecom Holding Press Release". 

External links[edit]

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