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London-listed Vodafone launches bid for Kabel Deutschland

UK’s Vodafone Group Plc (LON:VOD) said on Tuesday it had launched a voluntary public takeover bid of EUR87.00 (USD115.43) per share in cash for German cable operator Kabel Deutschland Holding AG. The price per share includes the payment of the […]

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Fixed line Telecom

Telecom Italia postpones fixed-line sale as Italy’s regulator approves lower cost access for competitors

Telecom Italia SpA (BIT:TIT) said its board had decided to halt the implementation of the plan to spin off the fixed-line business until favourable regulatory conditions are in

BT 'ultra-fast' broadband

New measures to bolster UK superfast broadband competition proposed by Ofcom

Ofcom, the independent regulator and competition authority for the UK communications industries, announced on Wednesday that it has made new proposals to improve superfast broadband deals for UK


Vodafone’s €7.7bn offer for Kabel Deutschland expected to be approved by shareholders

German cable TV firm Kabel Deutschland said today that it has accepted UK telecom group Vodafone's revised

Sprint Nextel

Pay-TV Group Dish walks away from Sprint Nextel bid

US pay-TV provider Dish Network Corp (NASDAQ:DISH) said it would end its pursuit of domestic telecoms group Sprint Nextel Corp (NYSE:S), clearing the way for rival suitor SoftBank


Chinese telecom giant Huawei considers deal to acquire Finnish Nokia

Chinese networking and telecommunications equipment provider Huawei Technologies Co Ltd will examine the possibility of acquiring Finnish mobile phone maker Nokia Oyj (HEL:NOK1V), the Financial Times reported, citing

Greek football fans

Greece offers sole bidder Emma Delta to increase bid for football bet firm OPAP

greece's privatisation agency HRADF has invited Greek-Czech investment fund Emma Delta to increase its bid for a controlling interest in gambling specialist Hellenic Football Prognostics Organisation SA (OPAP),

Bank of England

Bank of England keeps rates and QE on hold again

UK interest rates have been maintained at a record-low 0.5% for another month. The Bank of England announced today that its Monetary Policy Committee had voted not to change

Nuclear Power

French Areva sells US nuclear measurement arm to sponsor Astorg

French nuclear power generation technology solutions provider Areva SA (EPA:AREVA) said Wednesday it had agreed to sell US nuclear measurement arm Canberra Industries Inc to French private equity

Rio Airport

Merged Italian transport groups Atlantia, Gemina to bid for Brazilian airports

The new group formed from the merger of Italian motorway group Atlantia SpA (BIT:ATL) and airport operator Gemina SpA (BIT:GEM) will consider making bids for Brazilian airports in

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