Millicom to host event with Oxford Economics on the long-term macro-economic forecasts for Latin America

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN 31 August 2016 – Millicom, the emerging market telecommunications and media company operating under the brand name Tigo, will host a conference call with Oxford Economics, a leader in macro-economic forecasting, which has recently completed an in-depth study into the macro-economic fundamentals of the Latin American markets in which Millicom operates.

Oxford Economics data show

  • GDP growth in our markets, ahead of forecasts for the wider region
  • Attractive household incomes and the expanding middle class
  • Strategic opportunities to realise continued growth within Millicom’s footprint

Millicom will host the conference call for the global financial community on Friday 16thSeptember at 9:00 AM (Sweden)/ 8:00 AM (London) and it will be webcast at

Dial-in information:

Please dial in 5-10 minutes before the scheduled start time to register your attendance. Dial-in numbers for the call are as follows:

UK: +44 (0)20 7026 5967

US: +1 719-457-1036

Sweden: +46 (0)8 5065 3942

Luxembourg: +352 2787 0187

The access code is: 5120010

Replay information:

A replay of the call will be available for one week from September 17, 2016 at:

Sweden: +46 (0) 8 5199 3077

UK: +44 (0) 207 660 0134

US: +1 719-457-0820

Replay passcode is: 5120010

For more information please contact:     

Tabitha Aldrich-Smith, Interim Communications Director

Tel: +352 277 59084 (Luxembourg) / +44 7971 919 610 /  

David Boyd, Interim Investor Relations Director

Tel: +44 20 3249 2413 /

About Millicom

Millicom is a leading telecom and media company dedicated to emerging markets in Latin America and Africa. Millicom sets the pace when it comes to providing innovative and customer-centric digital lifestyle services. Tigo Business is a fast growing business solutions hub. Millicom employs more than 16,000 people and provides mobile services to over 57 million customers. Founded in 1990, Millicom International Cellular SA is headquartered in Luxembourg and listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm under the symbol MIC. In 2015, Millicom generated revenue of USD 6.73 billion and Adjusted EBITDA of USD 2.27 billion.


About Us

Millicom International Cellular S.A. is a global telecommunications group with mobile telephony operations in 14 countries in Latin America, Africa and Asia. It also operates cable and broadband businesses in five countries in Central America. The Group’s mobile operations have a combined population under license of approximately 267 million people.