Investcom LLC

Investcom reports 4mn Subs

Investcom LLC
15 November 2005

For Immediate Release

                      Investcom Subscribers Pass 4 Million

Dubai, 15 November, 2005 - Investcom LLc (formerly Investcom Holding), the
leading international provider of mobile telecommunications services with
operations in Africa, the Middle East and Europe, today announced it has
exceeded four million subscribers.

Mr. Azmi Mikati, Chief Executive Officer at Investcom said; 'Investcom's strong 
growth in subscriber numbers has continued throughout the third quarter of 2005,
taking us to over 4 million subscribers, from 3.3 million at the end of June. 
We're delighted with the performance across our group, and in particular with
our most recent addition to the Areeba stable, our Sudanese business, which
since launching in July already has 200,000 subscribers using our network.'

The company owns and operates mobile services, mostly under the Areeba brand, in
eight markets - in Benin, Cyprus, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Syria,
Yemen and Sudan.  Additional mobile licenses have recently been won in
Afghanistan and Guinea, taking the total number of markets to ten.


About Investcom

Investcom LLc ( is an international provider of mobile
telecommunications services with operations in eight countries in the Middle
East, Africa and Europe.  The company operates GSM networks, mostly under the
AreebaTM, in Syria, Ghana, Yemen, Benin, Liberia, Cyprus, Guinea-Bissau and
Sudan. Investcom has also recently been awarded GSM licenses to build and
operate mobile networks in Afghanistan and Guinea, expanding its operations to
ten countries and boosting its combined population under license to approx. 147

The company also provides international carrier services, principally through
its operations in Monaco, fixed telephony services in the United Kingdom and
telecommunications engineering and consulting services.

For more information please contact:

Fadi Agha on +961 1 356645 or [email protected]

Capital MS&L for Investcom

Claire Maloney on +44 20 7307 5341 or +44 777 0958 479
([email protected])

Astrid Josephson on +44 20 7307 5346 or +44 7799 012 370
([email protected])

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