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BT expected to decide on EE or O2 buy by Christmas - Orange

Friday 5 December 2014 | 09:16 CET | News
BT is expected to make a decision on whether to bid for UK mobile operator O2 or EE before Christmas, said Orange CEO Stephane Richard at a conference in Paris, Reuters reports. id "BT has its own calendar. You should know more a few days before Christmas," Richard said BT is in talks to buy either Telefonica's O2 or EE, half owned by Orange and Deutsche Telekom, to create a fixed and mobile operator. Separately, the Financial Times writes that Orange and Deutsche Telekom have said they are open to selling the business to a trade buyer or to private equity companies that are still interested

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Categories: General / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: BT / Deutsche Telekom / EE / O2 / Orange / Telefonica
Countries: United Kingdom
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