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Global Telecom Holding

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Global Telecom Holding S.A.E. (formerly Orascom Telecom Holding S.A.E.) (GTH) is an international telecommunications company operating mobile networks in several nations. GTH is based in Amsterdam.

Global Telecom Holding S.A.E.
(جلوبال تيلكوم القابضة (ش.م.م
Société Anonyme Égyptienne
Traded as EGX: GTHE
EGX 30 Component
Predecessor Orascom Telecom Holding S.A.E.
Founded Cairo, Egypt (1998)
Headquarters Amsterdam, Netherlands
Key people
Vincenzo Nesci
Products mobile networks
Revenue Increase US$2.956 billion (2016)
Parent Veon


Global Telecom (GTH) is operating in three emerging markets serving almost 100 million customers.[citation needed] The company has a customer base under license of approximately 400 million people, where 50% of the population is below 24 years of age. It has a mobile telephony penetration of between 70 and 115% as of December 2016.[citation needed] Global Telecom operates networks in Algeria (Djezzy), Pakistan (Jazz Pakistan), North Korea (Koryolink), and Bangladesh (Banglalink).[citation needed] Global Telecom is traded on the Egyptian Exchange[1] and based in Amsterdam, Netherlands.[2]


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