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Orange in early talks to buy Bouygues Telecom - report

Tuesday 8 December 2015 | 09:18 CET | News
Orange is in early talks about acquiring French conglomerate Bouygues' telecom and media assets, Bloomberg reports, citing people familiar with the matter. The potential deal would see the Bouygues conglomerate retain a minority stake in the combined telecom and media business, three people said. The tie-up is one of several possibilities being considered by Orange, which recently said it was assessing a European expansion. No formal decision has been made and Orange and Bouygues are considering how they could overcome regulatory and antitrust hurdles. In an e-mailed statement Bouygues said

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Companies: Altice Europe / Bouygues Telecom / Numericable / Orange / SFR
Countries: France
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