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Orange eyes 5% a year sales rise in Africa, Mideast by 2018

Monday 6 July 2015 | 12:45 CET | News
French operator Orange aims to expand revenue from its Africa and Middle East operation by about 5 percent a year until 2018 and is looking for expansion opportunities in the region, CEO Ramon Fernandez said, according to Reuters. Fernandez said the goal was to improve operating profit from the region by even more than the sales growth.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange
Countries: Africa / Middle East
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