Portuguese govt will not intervene in Oi-PT merger

Monday 13 October 2014 | 10:45 CET | News
The Portuguese centre-right government will not interfere in the merger of Brazilian operator Oi and Portugal Telecom, which is a matter strictly between private companies, said Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho, reports Exame. In a parliamentary debate, after pointing out that it was a socialist government that decided in favour the merger, the prime minister stressed that the state is not a shareholder of Portugal Telecom and does not hold a golden share in it. The state will not intervene in this process, he said.

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Countries: Brazil / Portugal
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