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Telenor confirms talks to sell CEE mobile business

Friday 26 January 2018 | 14:28 CET | News
Telenor has confirmed reports that it's in talks to sell its mobile operations in Central and Eastern Europe. The Norwegian operator said in a statement that it has received "inbound and unsolicited interest" for the assets, which include mobile operators in Hungary, Bulgaria, Montenegro and Serbia. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telenor / Veon
Countries: Bulgaria / Hungary / Montenegro / Serbia
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