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Numericable's Drahi should pay taxes in France - minister

Monday 17 March 2014 | 09:36 CET | News
French digital economy junior minister Fleur Pellerin has raised an issue highlighted by her colleague, industry minister Arnaud Montebourg, concerning the Swiss domicile of Altice and Numericable's Franco-Israeli, Patrick Drahi, reports Le Journal du Dimanche. Altice was chosen over Bouygues Telecom to acquire control of Vivendi's SFR. Both bids took into account the employment and investment priorities of the French government, which has pledged to make over 30 Mbps internet access available to all in 2022. The other bidder, Bouygues, is a firmly France-based conglomerate which makes most

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Companies: Altice Europe / Numericable / SFR / Vivendi
Countries: France
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