Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

4-Traders Homepage  >  Equities  >  Johannesburg Stock Exchange  >  MTN Group Limited    MTNJ   ZAE000042164

SummaryChartsNewsAnalysisCalendarCompanyFinancialsConsensusRevisions 
News SummaryMost relevantAll newsSector newsTweets

MTN Group Limited : MTN sponsors delegates for One Young World Summit 2013 in Johannesburg

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
05/15/2013 | 10:34am CEST


Johannesburg - As part of the company's commitment to nurture the dreams and aspirations of tomorrow's leaders, MTN is sponsoring a minimum of 22 delegates from its operating countries across Africa and the Middle East, to attend the 2013 One Young World (OYW) Summit in Johannesburg, South Africa.

In the past two years, MTN has sponsored a total of 38 delegates who are now active OYW Ambassadors in their countries. MTN sponsored 21 and 17 delegates in 2011 and 2012 respectively. This year, however, the company aims to step up its involvement by doubling the sponsorship to at least two delegates from each market.

The Summit, now in its 4th year, is a platform for young people between the age of 18 and 30 from around the world to debate and formulate solutions to pressing global issues. At the Summit Closing Ceremony, delegates graduate as One Young World Ambassadors, joining a global network of young leaders who are creating a positive change around the world. This year's Summit will be held from 2-5 October in Johannesburg.

Rich Mkhondo, Executive for Group Corporate Affairs at MTN, and Advisory Board member of this year's Summit, says: "We are thrilled to be a part of this great initiative. Even more exciting is that MTN is contributing to the enrichment of young people's lives, and towards making their future brighter."

MTN believes that OYW is a platform for young people to contribute positively to their society. "Many of the past delegates have had an impact in their countries on a range of issues, including education, climate change and access to health," adds Mkhondo.

The Summit is one of many platforms that MTN uses to connect young people across its footprint, and create opportunities for the improvement of lives of communities in its markets. Delegates wishing to be sponsored by MTN for the 2013 Summit can complete the application form on www.oneyoungworld.com/join/candidate/MTN. The closing date for entries is 24 May 2013. For more information about One Young World, visit www.oneyoungworld.com

ENDS- -Issued by MTN Group Corporate Affairs About the MTN Group Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a leading emerging market operator, connecting subscribers in 22 countries in Africa and the Middle East. The MTN Group is listed on the JSE Securities Exchange in South Africa under the share code: "MTN." As of 31 March 2013, MTN recorded 195,4 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, South Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Uganda, Yemen and Zambia. Visit us at www.mtn.com , www.mtnbusiness.com , www.mtnmmo.com and for our football fans www.mtnfootball.com.

One Young World One Young World is a global youth leadership summit, bringing together 1 200 delegates primarily under 25 from over 170 countries worldwide. Unlike any other event in the world, One Young World gives delegates the kind of media platform and forum afforded ordinarily only to those who lead countries and corporations. One Young World gives them a platform for their views, vision and ideas to create real resolutions for real change.

For more information, please contact: Zinhle Dlamini on +27 83 212 9436 or [email protected]

Catherine Peter on +27 84 711 4373 or [email protected]
distributed by
share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
0
Latest news on MTN GROUP LIMITED
10/11 MTN : We are investing to create better customer experience - MTN CEO
10/10 MTN : We Are Investing to Create Better Customer Experience - MTN CEO
10/09 MTN : appoints Asante to new regional post
10/09 MTN : appoints Asante to new regional post
10/07 MTN : Ghana's Asante appointed MTN Vice President
10/04 MTN : Telecoms scramble for subscribers
10/01 MTN : Court orders MTN to pay ex-Nigerian operations manager N4.8billion
10/01 MTN : Court Orders MTN to Pay Ex-Nigerian Staff N4.8Bn
09/20 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES : IBM, MTN Help Protect Endangered African Rhino..
09/19 MTN : and IBM fight Rhino poaching with hi tech collars for wild prey animals
More news
News from SeekingAlpha
05/10 Top Picks From The Sohn Investment Conference
05/09 MTN Will Deliver Investors At Least 85% Upside Over The Next 12 Months
2016 MTN Group Bouncing From Problem To Problem
2016 MTN Group -2.9% as Nigerian lawmaker presses illegal cash transfer claims
2016 BUILDING AN AFRICAN DIVIDEND PORTFOL : MTM Group, Vodacom
Financials ( ZAR)
Sales 2017 132 B
EBIT 2017 19 839 M
Net income 2017 10 184 M
Debt 2017 60 045 M
Yield 2017 5,51%
P/E ratio 2017 22,86
P/E ratio 2018 18,49
EV / Sales 2017 2,26x
EV / Sales 2018 2,15x
Capitalization 239 B
Chart MTN GROUP LIMITED
Duration : Period :
MTN Group Limited Technical Analysis Chart | MTNJ | ZAE000042164 | 4-Traders
Technical analysis trends MTN GROUP LIMITED
Short TermMid-TermLong Term
TrendsBullishBullishNeutral
Income Statement Evolution
Consensus
Sell
Buy
Mean consensus HOLD
Number of Analysts 13
Average target price 124  ZAR
Spread / Average Target -2,2%
EPS Revisions
Managers
NameTitle
Robert Andrew Shuter Group President & Chief Executive Officer
Phuthuma Freedom Nhleko Non-Executive Chairman
Jens Schulte-Bockum Group Chief Operating Officer
Ralph Mupita Chief Financial Officer
Koosum P. Kalyan Independent Non-Executive Director
Sector and Competitors
1st jan.Capitalization (M$)
MTN GROUP LIMITED0.55%17 644
BHARTI AIRTEL LIMITED52.13%28 391
DRILLISCH50.80%12 860
SAFARICOM LIMITED--.--%9 318
DIGI.COM BHD--.--%9 000
TURKCELL ILETISIM HIZMETLERI A.S.--.--%8 497