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Fact Sheet for Millicom International Cellular SA

Nationality: Luxembourg
General: Millicom provides affordable, widely accessible and readily available prepaid cellular telephony services to more than 30 million customers in 13 emerging markets in Latin America and Africa where the basic telephone service is often inadequate and where economic development and rising personal income levels are creating increasing demand for communication services. Millicom's proven prepaid, mass market distribution and perceived price leadership strategy have enabled it to continue to pursue high growth while delivering operating profitability. Millicom's shares are listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol MICC and on Stockholmsbörsen under the symbol MIC. Source:
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Millicom International Cellular: Millicom publi... [Published Business Wire Technology News - Mar 24 2014]
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