Vodafone Qatar has announced its financial results for the nine months ended 31 December 2011. Total mobile and fixed network revenue was QAR906 million (USD249 million) for the nine-month period, a 39% increase compared to the same period last year. Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) of QAR102 million for April-December 2011 compared to a loss of QAR31 million for the same period of 2010, while Vodafone reported a 21% improvement in 9M net loss year-on-year, to QAR359 million. Mobile monthly average revenue per user (ARPU) for the three quarters ended 31 December 2011 was QAR111, a 1.4% decline year-on-year, although Vodafone added that adjusted nine-month ARPU of QAR113 represented a 0.4% year-on-year increase which reflected the underlying impact of an adjustment to customer numbers. It reported 797,000 mobile customers at 31 December 2011, up 12% year-on-year, reflecting an adjustment of 46,000 to remove pre-activated SIM cards from the base following a technical systems upgrade.