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Telecom Italia chairman Conti says considering stepping down

12 Sep 2019

MILAN/ROME The chairman of Telecom Italia (TIM) , Fulvio Conti, is considering stepping down after just over a year in office in a move that signals an easing of tensions between the phone company's main shareholders.

Eurogroup head warns new Italy government over 2020 budget

08 Sep 2019

CERNOBBIO, Italy Italy's new government should not challenge European Union fiscal rules when it submits its draft 2020 budget to Brussels next month, the head of the euro zone finance ministers, Mario Centeno, said.

Mediaset gets approval for pan-European plan, Vivendi to fight back

04 Sep 2019

COLOGNO MONZESE, Italy Shareholders in Italian broadcaster Mediaset on Wednesday backed a plan to create a pan-European media group under a new Dutch holding, fending off opposition from its second biggest shareholder Vivendi .

RPT-Mediaset's pan-European plan set to survive Vivendi opposition

04 Sep 2019

MILAN, Sept 3 Italian broadcaster Mediaset's plan to reorganise its businesses as part of a pan-European growth strategy is set to be approved by shareholders on Wednesday, despite opposition from the group's second biggest investor, Vivendi.

Mediaset's pan-European plan set to survive Vivendi opposition

03 Sep 2019

MILAN Italian broadcaster Mediaset's plan to reorganise its businesses as part of a pan-European growth strategy is set to be approved by shareholders on Wednesday, despite opposition from the group's second biggest investor, Vivendi .

Vivendi moves against Mediaset's Europe plan, to fight voting ban

26 Aug 2019

PARIS/MILAN French media conglomerate Vivendi has taken court action to ensure it can vote against a plan by Italian broadcaster Mediaset to create a pan-European media business, saying the proposal infringes its minority-shareholder rights.

Not so fast: valuation issue could put brake on Italy's broadband plans

02 Aug 2019

MILAN Italy's plans to create a unified broadband network are making only slow progress and risk being complicated by differences between the two state-controlled owners of Open Fiber over how much the infrastructure group is worth, sources said.

Not so fast: valuation issue could put brake on Italy's broadband plans

02 Aug 2019

MILAN, Aug 2 Italy's plans to create a unified broadband network are making only slow progress and risk being complicated by differences between the two state-controlled owners of Open Fiber over how much the infrastructure group is worth, sources said.

TIM, Vodafone agree merger of mobile masts, 5G partnership in Italy

26 Jul 2019

MILAN/ROME Italy's biggest phone group Telecom Italia and rival Vodafone agreed on Friday to merge their mobile tower infrastructure and to jointly roll out 5G in Italy.

TIM, Vodafone agree merger of mobile masts, 5G partnership in Italy

26 Jul 2019

MILAN/ROME Italy's biggest phone group Telecom Italia and rival Vodafone agreed on Friday to merge their mobile tower infrastructure and to jointly roll out 5G in Italy.

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