App Store now present in 155 countries, Surpassing the World Health Organisation, which Operates in 147

During WWDC, Tim Cook stated that the App Store was present in 123 countries already and promised that it would launch in another 32 countries this month, to take the total number of countries in which the App Store is available, to a whopping 155 countries. This means, that the App Store is present in more countries than the countries in which WHO (World Health Organisation) operates in.

Registered Mac and iOS developers received an email today, in which Apple stated that they were launching the App Store in the following countries:

The new countries who got App Store include: Albania, Benin, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Chad, Republic of the Congo, Fiji, Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritania, Federated States of Micronesia, Mongolia, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Palau, Papua New Guinea, São Tomé and Príncipe, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Swaziland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Zimbabwe.

We can confirm, that the new countries are now accessible in the iTunes App Store region selector.

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