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  1. Prysmian, new contracts worth more than 50 million in Kuwait The...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Electric Energy Online

    The Group will supply a total of approximately 210 km of high voltage underground cables for power transmission expansion projects Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cables and systems industry, has been awarded two new major orders for a total value of more than 50 Million for power transmission system expansion projects in Kuwait. More specifically, the contracts refer to projects "MEW 06 Jaber Al Ahmed City", awarded directly by MEW - the Kuwait Minister for Electricity & Water - and "Jamal Abdel Nasser Street", awarded by ROBT , a joint venture of Rizzani de Eccher-OHL under a larger scope contract with MPW - the Kuwait Ministry of Works - on behalf of MEW as end-user.

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  2. Hutchison Talks Over Italy Mobile Merger Said to AccelerateRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Washington Post

    ... customers and about 6.7 billion euros ($7.6 billion) in 2013 revenue, would challenge market leader Telecom Italia SpA. A merger would reduce the number of wireless networks in Italy to three from four, following similar moves in Germany, Ireland ...

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  3. Telecom Italia Rejigs Services in Recovery BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Light Reading

    ... two years early, and to be on track with fiber, its financial targets look considerably more daunting. Telecom Italia SpA (NYSE: TI) wants to stabilize revenues and EBITDA over the 2013-16 period, but figures have continued to fall amid fierce ...

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  4. Brazil's TIM profit slips 8 percent on weak salesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Reuters

    TIM ParticipaA A es SA , Brazil's second-largest wireless phone company, posted an 8 percent drop in quarterly profit on Thursday because of stagnant sales and rising costs. Net income for the Brazilian unit of Telecom Italia SpA fell 460 million reais , in line with an average forecast of 459 million reais in a Reuters poll of analysts.

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  5. Telecom Italia Talks to Buy Metroweb Stake Said to StallRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Washington Post

    While Telecom Italia is interested in buying a controlling stake immediately, some shareholders prefer to let Telecom Italia take a minority holding and increase that over three to five years, two of the people said, asking not to be identified because the negotiations are confidential. Italian infrastructure fund F2i SGR SpA owns 54 percent of Metroweb Italia, which in turn controls 87 percent of Metroweb SpA.

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  6. Mediobanca Profit Beats Estimates on Higher RevenueRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Washington Post

    Net income declined 25 percent to 100.6 million euros from 133.5 million euros a year before, when Mediobanca booked a 72.6 million-euro gain from the sale of equity stakes. Earnings surpassed the 95 million-euro average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Bloomberg.

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  7. Mediobanca profit hit as asset gains fall shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | MarketWatch

    ... June 2013, the bank announced plans to shed large stakes in some of Italy's pre-eminent companies such as Telecom Italia SpA and Assicurazioni Generali SpA, as part of a push to focus more on its commercial and investment-banking business. Since ...

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  8. UPDATE 1-Italy's Wind in talks with Abertis over $900 mln phone masts sale -sourcesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Reuters

    Italian mobile phone operator Wind is in exclusive talks to sell its towers to Spain's Abertis , several sources close to the matter said on Thursday, with another source close to Wind saying the deal is almost done. The talks with Wind, which is controlled by Amsterdam-based Vimpelcom and is selling to reduce debt, will remain exclusive for less than a week and a deal is expected to be signed soon afterwards, one of the sources said.

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  9. Milan Expo 2015 builds smart city with Telecom Italia and CiscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Computer Weekly

    The organisers of Milan Expo 2015 have deployed one of the world's most advanced smart city networks, with Italian telco Telecom Italia and networking supplier Cisco holding the reins. With a history dating back to London's Great Exhibition of 1851 - hosted at the Crystal Palace in Hyde Park - a universal exposition, or world's fair, is an international exhibition sanctioned and approved by the Bureau International des Expositions .

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  10. Eurobites: Telecom Italia Mulls European M&ARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Light Reading

    Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: rural broadband rumblings in the UK; smart metering in the Middle East; KPN sells contact center unit. Telecom Italia SpA has hinted that consolidation in Europe could be on the cards, according to a Reuters report , citing a Brazilian newspaper.

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  11. Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | Reuters

    ... as part of a deal to slash its 1.04 billion pound ($1.56 billion) debt pile by nearly two-thirds. ** Telecom Italia SpA is more likely to consider mergers and acquisitions in Europe than in Brazil, where it plans to invest in boosting network ...

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  12. Telecom Italia may consider acquisitions in Europe -ValorRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | Reuters

    Telecom Italia SpA is more likely to consider mergers and acquisitions in Europe than in Brazil, where it plans to invest in boosting network coverage and quality, Chief Executive Officer Marco Patuano said in an interview published in a Brazilian newspaper on Monday. A price war was encouraging industry consolidation in Europe, where only a few, financially strong players would be able to grow, Patuano told Valor EconA mico.

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  13. Brazil has no favorites in possible telecom tie-up -sourceRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Reuters

    ... making a joint bid to buy rival TIM ParticipaA A es SA and dividing it three ways. TIM majority owner Telecom Italia SpA, however, is also mulling a takeover of Oi, raising questions about which option might be favored by the government, which has ...

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  14. Telecom Italia CEO sees big rise in 2015 Brazil investmentsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Reuters

    Telecom Italia SpA plans to invest "significantly more" in Brazil this year, Chief Executive Marco Patuano told reporters on Thursday following a meeting with Brazilian communications minister Ricardo Berzoini. Patuano said he and Berzoini did not discuss a possible merger between Telecom Italia's local wireless unit TIM ParticipaA A es SA and rival carrier Oi SA.

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  15. NBTC, telecoms agree on per-second call package ratesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Nation

    The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission and five telecom operators agreed yesterday that all their airtime call packages launched after February 16 or March 1 at the latest, depending on their readiness, will bill on a per-second basis. The five operators are Advanced Info Service, Total Access Communication , True, TOT and CAT Telecom.

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  16. Brazil's Oi open to all options as telecom consolidation loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | West Australian

    ... told Reuters an Oi-led group could bid for rival TIM Participacoes SA soon. However, management at Telecom Italia SpA, TIM's controlling shareholder, plans to meet Brazilian government officials next week to put out feelers before deciding whether ...

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  17. UPDATE 2-Brazilian telecom firms may bid soon for rival TIM -sourceRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Reuters

    A group of Brazilian telecoms operators are now ready to bid for rival TIM ParticipaA A es SA, a source with knowledge of the situation said, after the group's leader, Oi SA, got the go-ahead to sell its Portuguese business. However, top management at Telecom Italia SpA, TIM's majority owner, is preparing for a meeting with Brazilian officials next week to put out feelers before deciding whether to turn the tables and make their own bid for Oi, two other sources familiar with the plans said.

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  18. Telefonica's Brazil Foray to Get Boost From U.K. Sale ProceedsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... agreed to buy Vivendi SA's broadband unit GVT for 7.69 billion euros ($8.6 billion) last year, beating Telecom Italia SpA. Billionaire Li Ka-shing's Hutchison, owner of the Three carrier in the U.K., and Telefonica said today they started exclusive ...

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  19. Portugal Telecom Holders Approve Sale of Portuguese AssetsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... as it evaluates a potential bid for Tim Participacoes SA, the local wireless provider controlled by Telecom Italia SpA. At the same time, Telecom Italia has been studying a acquisition of Oi using Tim, people familiar with the matter have said. ...

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  20. Govt discusses EUR4bn broadband incentive; Metroweb gauges merger interestRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The Italian government met this week to explore a EUR4.0 billion , six-year incentive programme designed to encourage the country's major telecoms operators to expand their fibre-optic networks, Bloomberg reports. Around half of the total is expected to be used for network expansion in rural areas, although as much as EUR2.4 billion in additional funding may be drawn from European regional development funds.

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