Mobilink Posted Strong Revenues in H1 2010

Mobilink has posted strong revenues, higher EBITDA and increasing subscriber base in the first half of 2010 as compared to the same period last year.

According to the results published by OTH, Mobilink closed the first half of 2010 with revenues of PKR 47.5 billion showing a YoY increase of 11.4% and there was a YoY increase of 24.8% in its EBITDA in rupee terms. Moreover, the company’s EBITDA margin has increased to 39.6% versus 35.5% over the same period last year.

Mobilink subscriber base increased by 10.5% as compared to same period last year closing at 32.2 million at the end of H1 2010.

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Commenting on the results, Khaled Bichara, Group CEO, OTH shared that the first half of 2010 has demonstrated stable growth for most of Orascom operations, supported by a trend of high additions to various customer bases. Mobilink’s indicators have shown healthy signs of growth across the board, in particular an 18% YoY increase in EBITDA in USD thanks to reduced SIM tax subsidization.

Rashid Khan, Mobilink President and CEO, said, “Mobilink has maintained a strong presence in the market with aggressive marketing and innovative services. At the back end, we are striving to enhance the user experience by investing in the infrastructure to further improve quality of service. We continue to enjoy the faith of our customers due to our edge in coverage, quality and network strengths and hope to maintain this trend in the second half of the year as well.”

Mobilink has invested over $3.3 billion in Pakistan and will be investing an additional $250 million in 2010.


  • m.h

    mobilink is the best.

  • Yasir Latif

    Mobilink is the best network of Pakistan, Mobilink has improved services therefore getting more users than before….

  • m.h

    previously you were complaining that mobilink is not good service provider. now have you checked their service in your area.

    • Yasir Latif

      Yes, they rectified the problem and replied me on time. Therefore, I am impressed with Mobilink. I just logged my compliant through Customer Care Email and they resolved the issue.