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Vivendi denies TIM involvement in Mediaset deal

Friday 2 December 2016 | 11:47 CET | News
French media giant Vivendi has issued a statement denying any plans to bring in Telecom Italia (TIM) to resolve the ongoing dispute over its aborted deal for the Mediaset Premium pay-TV unit. "Vivendi and Vincent Bollore categorically deny any rumors about deals with Mediaset Premium and a possible involvement of Telecom Italia," said Vivendi in a statement after business daily Il Sole 24 Ore had reported that Vivendi and chairman Vincent Bollore would be prepared to consider a new deal with Mediaset that divided control of Premium between the Italian broadcaster, the French company and

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediaset / Telecom Italia / TIM / Vivendi
Countries: Italy
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