Friday, 22 September 2017

Telecom Italia mulls Oi merger, sells Brazil towers

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Monday 24 November 14

Italian incumbent clarifies position in Brazil, confirms interest in acquiring Milan's Metroweb.

Telecom Italia late on Friday announced it is examining a possible tie-up with Oi in Brazil and said it has brokered a €900 million-plus deal to sell its towers portfolio in the country. In addition, the Italian incumbent confirmed speculation that it is looking to acquire domestic fibre network operator Metroweb. Telecom Italia's board met on Friday to discuss…

Telecom Italia late on Friday announced it is examining a possible tie-up with Oi in Brazil and said it has brokered a €900 million-plus deal to sell its towers portfolio in the country. In addition, the Italian incumbent confirmed speculation that it is looking to acquire domestic fibre network operator Metroweb. Telecom Italia's board met on Friday to discuss…

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