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Telenor raises dividend and forecasts further organic growth for 2018

Wednesday 31 January 2018 | 07:10 CET | News
Telenor has raised its dividend again and forecast further growth in 2018 after meeting its targets for 2017 results. The Norwegian operator posted annual organic sales growth of 0.7 percent, with a 2.2 percent increase in subscription and traffic revenues, and said it expects the latter to grow 1-2 percent again in 2018. 

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Companies: Telenor / Veon
Countries: Asia / Eastern Europe / Scandinavia
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