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Bouygues Telecom to sell parts of its network to Iliad, if SFR bid successful
French telco Bouygues Telecom has entered into exclusive talks with smaller rival Iliad to sell portions of its network and wireless spectrum for around ] being completed'.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Straits Times
France's Bouygues in talks to sell mobile network
French conglomerate Bouygues Telecom is ready to sell its cell phone antennas and frequencies to competitor Free to smooth its bid to take over Vivendi's SFR, its chief executive said on Sunday.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Bouygues and Altice table bids for Vivendi's SFR cellular unit
Bouygues, the French construction and telecommunications group led by Martin Bouygues, has offered e10.5 billion in cash for Vivendi's SFR unit, setting up a bidding war with billionaire Patrick Drahi and potentially creating a phone carrier to rival Orange.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Sebastien Reichenbach to support Sylvain Chavanel at Paris-Nice
For Sylvain Chavanel the first big objective for 2014 will be to lead the IAM Cycling team at Paris-Nice which starts on Sunday with support of a strong team that includes climbers Stefan Denifl and Mathias Frank, classics specialist Jerome Pineau, sprinter Sebastien Hinault and key domestique Sbastien Reichenbach .
Numericable, Bouygues Telecom make bids to buy Vivendi's SFR
Vivendi's desire to sell its telecom division SFR is again in the news this week as Numericable and Bouygues Telecom have made bids on the unit, reports French newspaper Les Echos .
Bouygues makes bid for rival SFR
The bid to combine Bouygues Telecom and Vivendi -owned SFR would create the largest mobile phone service provider in France.
Bidding war starts over French telecom company SFR
Bouygues said Thursday its offer to combine SFR with Bouygues Telecom would create a new number one mobile operator in France, leapfrogging current market leader Orange.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Vivendi gets two binding offers for SFR
Vivendi said on Wednesday that it had received two offers for telecom unit SFR from smaller rival Bouygues Telecom and Altice , the parent of local cable operator Numericable.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Bouygues moves forward with SFR takeover plan
According to French newspaper Journal du Dimanche , concerns have been raised relating to the mooted merger's impact on unemployment.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
At least one carrier didn't get the 'cheap Galaxy S5a 2 memo
Multiple reports have suggested that Samsung may be interested in selling the Galaxy S5 for a cheaper price than what's expected for flagship devices once the smartphone hits stores on April 11th.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
UPDATE 1-Bouygues operating profit rises despite mobile price war
French conglomerate Bouygues posted higher full-year core profit on Wednesday, and said it would rely on a robust construction business and increased cost cuts at its telecom unit in 2014 as a mobile price war weighs on revenue.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
LTE Data Plan Share of the Market Grows by 150%, but Doesn't Always ...
According to ABI Research's Mobile Internet Pricing Q1-2014 Market Data, more than 55% of the cheapest country tariff plans are 4G compared to just 22% a year ago.
Bouygues to commercially deploy LTE-A in June
The first data terminals compatible with this technology will be offered by Bouygues Telecom in the second quarter of 2014.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Week in Cycling: February 21, 2014
The 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo race kicked off the U.S. mountain bike season last weekend with a Le Mans style start.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The '14 season is at 'Full Gas' now. The Tours of Oman, AndalucA a and Algarve with all the usual reports and video, plus we look forward to the Haut Var at the weekend.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Thomas Voeckler returns to racing at Tour Mediterraneen
Thomas Voeckler had intended to start his season racing in Adelaide at the Tour Down Under but after breaking his collarbone just hours after he landed in Australia, the former French champion was forced to fly home.