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MTN in talks with buyers for Afghanistan mobile business - report

Thursday 9 September 2021 | 08:50 CET | News
MTN Group is reportedly in talks with potential international buyers for its wireless business in Afghanistan as part of efforts to accelerate plans to exit the country, Bloomberg reported citing people familiar with the matter. MTN, which has 40 percent market share, is in discussions with several parties, according to the report.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Afghan Wireless / Etisalat / Monaco Telecom / MTN / Roshan
Countries: Afghanistan
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