Articles tagged with: Tim and Fitch

Fitch Downgrades Deutsche Telekom on Guidance Revision, Weak Operating Results

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Deutsche Telekom's (DT) Long-term Issuer Default rating (IDR) to 'BBB+' from 'A-' (A minus) and assigned a Stable Outlook. This follows DT's downward guidance revision for 2009 as operating pressures continue apace in key markets. more

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European Incumbent Telecom Operators at Risk From Cable Broadband Upgrades

Fitch Ratings says in a report published today, that a number of European incumbent landline telecom operators risk increasing disadvantage given a failure to respond sufficiently to the risk posed by the cable operators' broadband investments and their own resistance to spending on fibre. more

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Emerging Markets Cautious About Telecoms CAPEX for 2009

Debt ratings agency, Fitch Ratings said today that the challenging macro-economic outlook is driving emerging market telecoms to adopt a more cautious stance on capital spending for 2009. more

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Fitch Affirms Singtel's & Optus' Debt Ratings

Fitch says that SingTel's rating reflects its dominant position in the Singapore telecommunications sector, the entrenched position of its wholly-owned subsidiary Optus in the Australian telecommunications sector, as well as its strong and diversified portfolio of regional investments. more

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