Slovakia to sell Slovak Telekom stake in tender or IPO

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Slovakia’s Finance Minister, Ivan Miklos has stated that the country will sell its minority stake in Slovak Telekom in an international tender or an initial public offering. According to him, a potential IPO could take place on the Prague, Warsaw and Bratislava stock exchanges. He added that the privatization of the country’s telecommunication services provider could be completed within 18 …

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AT&T beats Sprint with a higher cash offering (US)

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If rumors are to be believed, T-Mobile’s sale discussions were not a sudden decision but that these talks had been going on for about three months, without a single leak to the media. According to the report, AT&T had been in talks for sometime with T-Mobile’s parent company, Deutsche Telekom and finally won the deal because it was willing to …

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Fitch places AT&T, Inc. on watch negative on proposed T-Mobile USA acquisition

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Fitch Ratings has placed the following AT&T, Inc. (AT&T) ratings on Rating Watch Negative: –Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) ‘A’; –Senior unsecured debt ‘A’; –$5 billion four-year revolving credit facility ‘A’; –$3 billion 364-day revolving credit facility ‘A’; –Short-Term IDR ‘F1′; –Commercial paper ‘F1′. Fitch has also placed its ratings for AT&T’s subsidiaries on Rating Watch Negative. A full list …

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AT&T to acquire T-Mobile USA

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AT&T, the nation’s largest carrier has agreed to buy T-Mobile USA, the nation’s fourth-largest carrier for $39 billion. The merger would create the largest cellular phone carrier in the country as consumers increasingly flock to smartphones and tablets to access the Internet. The unexpected move follows a recently announced plan by T-Mobile to reorganize and restructure to reverse its poor …

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Mobile network operators dialing in on data revenue

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­A research has revealed that mobile network operators, which once provided a simple phone and messaging service, are now evolving, catering to the consumers needs to offer a multi-platform technology experience via the mobile phone. This change, when the mobile network operators become providers of a rich mobile experience, requires investments and new strategic approaches to make business sustainable and …

EditorMobile network operators dialing in on data revenue