Once telecom operators have successfully grappled with these and other issues, they can then set about exploiting their natural advantages in monetising
data, a commodity that is set to be increasingly valued throughout the GCC economy over the coming years.
16 August 2013 - German mobile entertainment services provider Cliq Digital AG (ETR:CLIQ) said today it had taken over Dutch monetising
mobile technology provider Grumbl Media Holding BV from Grupa Media Holding II BV and a private individual via an all-stock deal.
This reorganisation, forming a strategic partnership and partially monetising
some assets, allows us to realise value and recycle capital into new, fast growing opportunities in other markets," DP World chairman Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem said.
MediaPlasm specialises in marketing and monetising
branded entertainment in social media.
* In-app purchases have become an important way of monetising
applications in the Apple App Store for iPhone; 29 per cent of the revenue of the most successful applications in the UK is generated solely by free applications that monetise using in-app purchases.
The bank said on Friday that it was looking to explore avenues for monetising
its holding in ICICI Prudential Life Insurance.
However, choosing this path is not an easy decision for operators as monetising
these services will be a challenge for them.