Articles tagged with: Liberty Global

Consolidation in Dutch Cable Market as Liberty Global Makes $13.7 Billion Bid for Ziggo

Liberty Global is buying the Netherlands based cable and landline operator, Ziggo in a cash and shares deal that values it at around EUR10 billion (US$13.7 billion). more

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Liberty Global Names New Head of European Mobile Operations

Liberty Global has named Graeme Oxby as its European head of mobile operations. Oxby was until recently the Executive Director, Mobile & Home Phone at Virgin Media more

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600 Jobs to Go at UK Virgin Media

UK based cable operator and MVNO, Virgin Media is cutting around 600 jobs in a cost cutting exercise following its purchase by USA based Liberty Global. more

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Liberty Global Unlikely to Raise Counter Offer for German Cable Operator

Vodafone is unlikely to face a challenge to its US$10.1 billion bid to buy the German landline cable operator, Kabel Deutschland after Liberty Global was reported to be unwilling to raise its own counter-bid for the company. more

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Vodafone Raises Offer to Buy Germany's Kabel Deutschland

Vodafone is reported to have raised its offer to buy the German cable operator, Kabel Deutschland following the appearance of a rival suitor, Liberty Global earlier this week. more

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Liberty Global Launches Rival Bid for Kabel Deutschland

Vodafone is facing a potential rival in its US$9 billion bid to buy the German cable operator, Kabel Deutschland in the form of USA based Liberty Global. more

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Virgin Media Agrees to $23 Billion Takeover by Liberty Global

The US cable TV operator, Liberty Global has made an agreed takeover bid for UK based Virgin Media, valuing the company at around US$23.3 billion. more

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Suitors Lining Up for Orange Switzerland Sale

Only a few weeks after France Telecom said that it was going to have another attempt at selling its Switzerland subsidiary, it is reported that at least three companies are interested in bidding for the company. more

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Japan's KDDI Buys Stake in Triple Play Operator

Japan's KDDI Corp is paying US$4 billion to buy nearly 38% of Jupiter Telecommunications (J:COM) from Liberty Global. J:COM is a broadband provider of communications services in Japan. more

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Google and HSBC Backing Satellite Cellular Backhaul Provider

Google and global banking group, HSBC have teamed up with satellite operator, O3b Networks to deploy a high speed internet backhaul service for developing nations where existing telecoms networks are weak. more

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