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No Telecom Italia partnership talks underway – Vivendi CEO

Tuesday 3 November 2015 | 09:12 CET | News
Vivendi will not be making an offer to take over Telecom Italia either on its own or with any other potential partner, according to the French media group's CEO Arnaud de Puyfontaine. "Since we increased our stake, there has been a lot of speculation of Vivendi playing on behalf of Orange . . . but it has never been on the agenda. There has not been any discussion between Vivendi and Orange," de Puyfontaine told the Financial Times. The Vivendi CEO was responding to French press reports suggesting that his company, currently Telecom Italia's largest shareholder with a 20.03 percent stake, had

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Categories: General
Companies: Iliad / Orange / Telecom Italia / Vivendi
Countries: France / Italy
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