Latest Telecoms News about Morocco

Etisalat Expects to Complete Maroc Telecom Deal by end of May

  UAE's Etisalat says that it aims to complete the long running purchase of a majority stake in Morocco's Maroc Telecom by the end of May....

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Morocco to require Prepay SIM Card Registration

  Morocco's telecoms regulator, ANRT has announced that mobile networks offering PrePay SIM Cards will need to validate their customer's identification from the start of April....

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Morocco's Meditel Announces 3G Network Upgrade Plans

  Morocco based mobile network operator, Medi Telecom (Meditel) says that it plans to invest EUR350 million (US$480 million) in network upgrades over the next three years....

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Vivendi Finally Signs Deal to Sell Maroc Telecom for EUR4.2 Billion

  Vivendi has finally signed the long expected agreement with Etisalat for the sale of its 53% shareholding in Maroc Telecom for a total amount of EUR4.2 billion in cash....

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Etisalat Extends Talks to Buy Majority Stake in Maroc Telecom

  UAE based Etisalat says that it has extended its talks to buy a majority stake in Morocco's Maroc Telecom....

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Vodafone Mulls $6 Billion Spoiler Bid for Maroc Telecom

  Flush with expectant cash from the sale of its Verizon stake, Vodafone is reportedly mulling a spoiler bid to buy a majority stake in Maroc Telecom, which is currently up for sale by its parent, France's Vivendi....

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Fitch Affirms Etisalat at 'A+' on Maroc Telecom Acquisition Announcement

  The affirmation follows the announcement that Etisalat has entered into an exclusive agreement with Vivendi to acquire approximately 53% of the issued share capital and voting rights of Maroc Telecom from Vivendi for EUR3.9bn...

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Vivendi in Exclusive Talks with Etisalat to Sell Maroc Telecom Stake

  French conglomerate, Vivendi has confirmed that it is now in exclusive negotiations with Etisalat to finalize an agreement for the sale of its 53% shareholding in Maroc Telecom....

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Morocco Planning 4G License Auction

  Morocco's telecoms regulator is reported to be planning a 4G license tender before the end of this year....

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Vivendi Seeking Bids from Orange for Maroc Telecom

  France's Vivendi has tried to persuade fellow French telco, Orange to put in a bid for its majority stake in Maroc Telecom to ensure that Etisalat is not the sole bidder for the company....

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