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MTN says Iranian prospects remain robust despite sanctions

Friday 20 March 2020 | 10:34 CET | News
MTN Group says its business prospects in Iran, the second-biggest market by subscribers, remain robust despite US sanctions and the fall-out from the coronavirus outbreak, Bloomberg reported. Iran's lack of access to the global financial network caused by the sanctions has made it difficult for international companies to carry out normal business there.

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Companies: MTN Irancell
Countries: Iran (Islamic Republic of)
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