SFR to join Orange France, Bouygues complaint to EC

Tuesday 1 September 2009 | 11:10 CET | News
French fixed and mobile operator SFR will join France Telecom-Orange and Bouygues Telecom's complaint to the European Commission about the French government lowering the entry price for the country's fourth mobile network operator to EUR 240 million, SFR parent company Vivendi's chairman, Jean-Bernard Levy, told Les Echos in an interview before the group's interim results press conference. Levy said that after paying EUR 619 million for their licences, existing network operators (Orange, SFR and Bouygues) feel they have been subjected to unfair treatment as the government is now selling

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Canal Plus / European Commission / M6 / SFR / TF1 / Vivendi / Zain
Countries: France
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