Category: MTN


Daily News Roundup 2012: Monday 2 April

Good morning The headlines: China’s Purchasing Manufacturer’s Index (PMI) rose to a one-year high of 53.1 for March, according to China’s National Bureau of Statistics. This is after last week’s freak-out when HSBC and Markit announced forecast a PMI falling below 50. Note: when the index falls below 50, this is seen as a sign […]

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Daily News Roundup 2012: Friday 30 March

Good morning The headlines: Oh MTN… Turkcell is accusing the Ayoba folk at MTN of having far too Ayoba a time in Iran. The dispute is over the Iranian mobile-phone licence (apparently – there is/was only one on offer). Turkcell got granted it first in February 2004, at which point MTN allegedly began ‘Project Snooker’,  as […]

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