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Swazi govt backs MTN's move to shut down SPTC's Fixedfone

Friday 28 September 2012 | 12:13 CET | News
Swaziland ICT Minister Winnie Magagula said that the government supports the resolution approved by MTN shareholders at a general meeting on 27 September, that the Swaziland Posts and Telecommunications Corporation (SPTC) should shut down its Fixedfone services. She said the government also supported the resolution that the shareholders agreed to abide by the order of the International Court of Arbitration (ICA). She said the government was supports the upholding of the rule of law, as it is interested in promoting investor confidence. If the government failed to uphold the rule of law, it

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN / SPTC
Countries: Eswatini
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