Russia's MTS doubled financial claims against Turkmenistan.
Russia's top mobile phone operator MTS filed a lawsuit against Turkmenistan to the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes and claims $1.5 billion, although the previous claim it sought was $750 million, Chronicles of Turkmenistan reports.
Currently, the total losses of MTS are estimated at at least $1.5 billion, MTS said.
In August 2018, MTS estimated it losses at $750 million before filing a lawsuit.
MTS had 1.7 million subscribers in Turkmenistan.
In September 2017, MTS, part of the Sistema conglomerate, said state-owned telecommunication company Turkmentelekom had stopped providing it with its international and long-distance zonal communication services and Internet access.
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|Date:||Apr 10, 2019|
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