About the MTN Group:
Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group operating in 22 countries in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. The MTN Group is listed on the JSE Securities Exchange in South Africa under the share code: “MTN.” As of 30 September 2011, MTN recorded over 158 million subscribers across its operations in Afghanistan, Benin, Botswana, Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire, Cyprus, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Republic, Iran, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo (Congo Brazzaville), Rwanda, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Uganda, Yemen and Zambia. Visit us at www.mtn.com and www.mtnfootball.com
MTN’s vision is to be the leading telecommunications provider in emerging markets. It has 34 558 employees who communicate in five official languages and represent 55 nationalities. In 2010, MTN invested R246 million on employee development.
MTN Group Limited’s head office is in Johannesburg, South Africa, where the Group is listed on the JSE Limited under the share code “MTN”. The Group operates in three regions: South and East Africa (SEA), West and Central Africa (WECA), and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
MTN acquired Investcom, thereby expanding to ten more countries, mainly under the Areeba and Spacetel brands.
As of early 2007, MTN is active in:
* Republic of Congo
* Cote d'Ivoire
* Guinea Bissau
* Republic of Guinea
* South Africa