MTN Benin holds talks with Arcep over XOF 134 bln frequency fees

Thursday 23 November 2017 | 10:44 CET | News
The MTN Group has opened talks with Benin's telecoms regulator regarding an unpaid XOF 134 billion bill for frequency fees levied in 2016 and 2017 which the operator has deemed excessive, AFP reported. Talks with regulator Arcep continue as the parties try to reach a compromise, MTN Group representative Karen Byamugisha told AFP. Recently, the interior ministry asked head of MTN Benin Stephen Blewett to leave the country by 24 November, accusing him of having conducted "activities detrimental to security and public order".

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Arcep / MTN Benin
Countries: Benin
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