For the Record

MTS Signs $55M Deal With Samsung for LTE

MTS said Friday that it had signed a $55 million three-year infrastructure contract with Samsung to help it roll out a fourth-generation LTE network. (Reuters)

Eurobond Issue Upped $34M

Russia increased the size of the euro-denominated seven-year bond it issued last week from 725 million euros ($971 million) to 750 million euros, according to one of the lead managers. (Reuters)

Iran to Take Control at Bushehr

Iran's nuclear chief confirmed Friday that operational control of the Bushehr nuclear plant would be handed over from Russia to Iran on Sept. 24, the semi-official Iranian Students News Agency reported. (RIA Novosti)