Global Telecom Holding(Redirected from Orascom Telecom Holding)
|Société Anonyme Égyptienne|
|Traded as||EGX: GTHE
EGX 30 Component
|Predecessor||Orascom Telecom Holding S.A.E.|
|Founded||Cairo, Egypt (1998)|
|Revenue||US$2.956 billion (2016)|
Global Telecom (GTH) is operating in three emerging markets serving almost 100 million customers. 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. Global Telecom operates networks in Algeria (Djezzy), Pakistan (Jazz Pakistan), North Korea (Koryolink), and Bangladesh (Banglalink). Global Telecom is traded on the Egyptian Exchange and based in Amsterdam, Netherlands.