Orange Tunisia has recorded a faster growth than the other two operators in the country, Tunisie Telecom and Ooredoo during the past year, according to the National Telecommunications Authority.
Orange had a share of 22.8 percent of subscribers in September, compared to 18.3 percent in September 2014. The share of subscribers of the market leader Ooredoo Tunisia dropped to 43 percent against 48.7 percent, while that of Tunisia Telecom rose 1.2 percentage points to 34.2 percent.
Tunisia had 14.52 million mobile customers in September, for a penetration rate of 129.7 percent. The market grew by 61,800 subscribers from August.