Vodafone Group Newswire (Page 5)

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    Monday Mar 20 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Britain's Vodafone Group and Idea Cellular agreed on Monday to merge their Indian operations in a $23 billion deal, creating the country's biggest telecoms business after the entry of a new rival sparked a brutal price war. The combined entity would have almost 400 million customers, overtaking market leader Bharti Airtel to account for about 40 percent of revenue of the world's second-biggest mobile phone services market by users after China.

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  2. Idea, Vodafone announce merger to create India's largest telco (Roundup)10 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | India.com

    New Delhi, March 20 In one of the biggest mergers in the telecom space, Vodafone India and Aditya Birla Group-promoted Idea Cellular on Monday announced their much-awaited amalgamation. "Vodafone Group and Idea Cellular announced they have reached an agreement to combine their operations in India to create India's largest telecom operator," a joint statement by the companies said.

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  3. Voda-Idea merger: Breaking down the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Rediff.com

    ... Vodafone India will be deconsolidated by Vodafone and reported as a joint venture post-closing, reducing the Vodafone group's net debt by around USD 8.2 billion. Colao said that to help the Birla group increase the shareholding in the combined ...

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  4. UPDATE 3-Vodafone, Idea in $23 bln deal to create new Indian telecom leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Reuters

    FILE PHOTO: A man casts silhouette onto an electronic screen displaying logo of Vodafone India after a news conference to announce the half year results in Mumbai, India, November 10, 2015. FILE PHOTO: A man speaks on his mobile phone as he sits in front of a shop displaying the Idea Cellular Ltd's logo on its shutter in Mumbai, India, April 28, 2014.

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  5. A Peek Into The Markets: U.S. Stock Futures Edge Lower; Crude Oil DropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Benzinga

    ... reported by Bloomberg on Sunday. The talks to take Sprouts private are at an early stage, the sources said. Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ: VOD ) announced that it will merge its Indian unit with India's Number 3 player Idea Cellular. Shares of ...

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  6. Vodafone, Idea Agree on Merger to Create India Mobile LeaderRead the original story

    Monday Mar 20 | The Washington Post

    Vodafone Group Plc agreed to merge its Indian unit with Idea Cellular Ltd., joining forces with a local partner to confront a raging price war in the world's second-largest mobile-phone market. The European carrier will own 45.1 percent after selling a 4.9 percent stake to billionaire Kumar Mangalam Birla's holding companies, according to a stock exchange filing on Monday.

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  7. Idea and Vodafone agree to merger, set to create India's largest mobile providerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    ... - Aditya Birla Group - and their affiliates for INR38.74 billion (USD591.23 million) in cash. As such, Vodafone Group will hold a 45.1% stake in the new company, whilst Aditya Birla will own 26.0%, and Idea's other former shareholders will take the ...

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  8. Vodafone, Idea Strike $23B Deal to Form India's Biggest TelcoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Light Reading

    ... Ltd. But the merger between Vodafone and Idea is perhaps the biggest deal India has seen since UK-based Vodafone Group plc (NYSE: VOD) paid $11.1 billion ($13.8 billion, at today's exchange rate) in 2007 for a controlling stake in Hutchison Essar. ...

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  9. Vodafone to merge India unit with local rival, create countrya s leading providerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | MarketWatch

    Vodafone Group PLC said Monday that it would merge its Indian business with a local rival, a move that would create India's largest wireless company and could strengthen the British telecommunication giant's standing in a cutthroat market. Vodafone and Idea Cellular Ltd., which are respectively India's No.

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  10. Vodafone, Idea in $23-billion deal to create new Indian telecom leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | The Globe and Mail

    Vodafone Group CEO, Vittorio Colao, right, shakes hand with Aditya Birla Group chairman, Kumar Mangalam Birla after a press conference in Mumbai, India, Monday, March 20, 2017. British telecom company Vodafone's Indian unit has announced a merger with Idea Cellular, a local company, creating the country's largest telecom operator with nearly 400 million customers.

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  11. Vodafone Looks for Dominance in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Wall Street Journal

    Vodafone Group PLC said Monday that it would merge its Indian business with a local rival, a move that would create India's largest wireless company and could strengthen the British telecommunication giant's standing in a cutthroat market. Vodafone and Idea Cellular Ltd., which are respectively India's No.

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  12. 5 Stocks To Watch For March 20, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Benzinga

    ... has appointed Terry Earley as its CFO. Green Bancorp shares rose 0.30 percent to close at $16.65 on Friday . Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ: VOD ) announced that it will merge its Indian unit with India's Number 3 player Idea Cellular. Vodafone ...

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  13. Idea board approves merger with Vodafone IndiaRead the original story

    Monday Mar 20 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... will be deconsolidated by Vodafone on announcement and reported as a joint venture post-closing, reducing Vodafone Group net debt by approximately USD 8.2 billion. The transaction is expected to close during calendar year 2018, subject to customary ...

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  14. Vodafone India confirms it is merging with Idea Cellular to form India's largest telcoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | TechCrunch

    ... nologies - such as mobile money services - that have the potential to transform daily life for every Indian," Vodafone Group CEO Vittorio Colao added in a statement.

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  15. Vittorio Colao may be harbinger of Vodafone-Idea merger newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | PR Log

    PUNE, India - March 20, 2017 - PRLog -- Vodafone Plc CEO Vittorio Colao arrives in Mumbai this week amid heightened expectations of the announcement of a merger between the Indian unit of one of the world's largest telecom service operator and Idea Cellular, during his trip, said several people aware of the matter. The trip, which comes several months ahead of his traditional September-October annual visit, is aimed at sorting out key issues related to the merger besides bolstering staff morale that's been undermined by fears of job losses after a union, said the people cited above.

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  16. Markets Live: London shares shoot 20 points lowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Daily Mail

    London shares opened in the red this morning after a mixed session overnight, while Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Wales as she kick starts her road tour to keep the UK together ahead of Brexit talks. May's tour comes amid fresh concerns that the pound is set to plummet as Brexit negotiations begin, amid fears of a lengthy stand-off between the UK and the European Union.

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  17. Vodafone India, Idea to form $23bn joint ventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Total Telecom

    After weeks of negotiation , Vodafone India and Idea Cellular on Monday reached an agreement to merge their operations into a $23.2 billion joint venture. The combined entity will serve 395.2 million customers, according to the latest figures from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India , putting it ahead of current market leader Bharti Airtel, which has 265.9 million customers.

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  18. Vodafone-Idea Cellular merger to create India's largest telcom...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | India.com

    ... world-class 4G networks to villages, towns and cities across India," said Vittorio Colao, Chief Executive, Vodafone Group Plc. He further added, "The combined company will have the scale required to ensue sustainable consumer choice in a competitive ...

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  19. Vodafone India and Idea Cellular announce mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 20 | Manila Bulletin

    British mobile phone giant Vodafone's Indian unit will merge with Idea Cellular to create India's largest telecoms operator, the firms said Monday, as they combine to fight the rise of Reliance Jio. "Vodafone Group Plc and Idea Cellular today announced that they have reached an agreement to combine their operations in India," they said in a statement to the Bombay Stock Exchange .

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  20. Idea Cellular, Vodafone India announce mergerRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 19 | Nerve News

    ... world-class 4G networks to villages, towns and cities across India, said Vittorio Colao, Chief Executive, Vodafone Group Plc. The combined company will have the scale required to ensue sustainable consumer choice in a competitive market and to ...

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