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MTS in talks to acquire OTT service Ivi - report

Wednesday 10 April 2019 | 10:07 CET | News
Russian mobile operator MTS is negotiating the acquisition of Russian OTT video streaming service Ivi, reports RBC citing sources in the telecommunications market. The operator aims to acquire a 100 percent stake in the OTT service and is ready to pay around RUB 20 billion for the shares, the report said.

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Companies: MTS
Countries: Russian Federation
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