Telefonica, Vivendi plan joint bid for Digital+ - report

Monday 24 November 2008 | 10:55 CET | News
Telefonica and Vivendi have held talks about a joint bid for Digital+, Spanish media group Prisa's satellite pay-TV business, the Financial Times reports. The paper's sources say Telefonica plans to acquire Digital Plus's satellite platform to complement its Imagenio IPTV platform. Prisa is expected to release details on the Digital Plus sale progress within the next few weeks. UK broadcaster BSkyB has dropped its bid, while interest from Italian media group Mediaset has faded.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Telefonica- Movistar / Viveole
Countries: Spain
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