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Digicel leads bidders for Orange Dominicana - report

Tuesday 5 November 2013 | 12:48 CET | News
Digicel Group has submitted a EUR 1 billion bid for Orange Dominicana and could reach an agreement on the acquisition by the of 2013, according to Dominican daily Listin Diario. However, there are other groups interested in Orange, which has about 3.3 million customers. The report published by Listin Diario is based on information from Haiti Radio Metropole, which noted that Digicel is better positioned to acquire Orange Dominicana than Cable & Wireless Communications or the Leon Jimenes Group, which have also expressed interest. Orange said there was no official information about the sale.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Cable & Wireless Communications / Digicel / Orange / Orange Dominicana
Countries: Dominican Republic
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