Mobile-business in Portugal: present and future

  • Filipe Ribeiro CTT


Mobile business as we know it today is a result of major developments occurred during last 2 decades, with mobile technology being the economical sector that has grown the most during that period. Focusing on the recent past, some impressive figures confirm it: in the mid 90s worldwide mobile penetration was about 1%, while in 2008 the 60% barrier was exceeded, with 4 billion subscribers, according to recent figures from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU ,2009). Among developed countries, as defined by the ITU, the average figure is already close to 100%, on average.


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How to Cite
RIBEIRO, Filipe. Mobile-business in Portugal: present and future. International Business and Economics Review, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 1, oct. 2009. ISSN 1647-1989. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 20 sep. 2019.
Executive Perspectives


mobile operators, usage data, trends