Thursday, 04 March 2021

MTN to withdraw from Middle East, will focus on Africa

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Friday 07 August 20

The South African time in the region has been mired in controversy and has now proved more trouble than its worth

MTN is set to gradually retreat from its Middle Eastern businesses, said CEO Rob Shuter on a conference call yesterday. Instead, MTN will focus its efforts back on its home continent of Africa.   MTN’s time in the Middle East, where it operates in Iran, Yemen, and Syria has been a troubled experience over the past 15 years…

MTN is set to gradually retreat from its Middle Eastern businesses, said CEO Rob Shuter on a conference call yesterday. Instead, MTN will focus its efforts back on its home continent of Africa.   MTN’s time in the Middle East, where it operates in Iran, Yemen, and Syria has been a troubled experience over the past 15 years…

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