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Orange chooses Cabasse, subsidiary of Awox Group, to develop its home sound bar Dolby Atmos
Thursday, 20 Apr 2017 12:15pm EDT 

April 20 (Reuters) - Awox SA ::Orange <<>> chooses Cabasse, subsidiary of Awox Group, to develop its first home sound bar Dolby Atmos.Sound bar to be comercialized in Q4 of 2017.  Full Article

FNAC could become shareholder of music site Deezer as companies form partnership
Tuesday, 14 Mar 2017 02:54am EDT 

FNAC/Deezer: Music, books and electrical goods retailer FNAC and music streaming site Deezer announce strategic alliance . FNAC says it could end up as a shareholder of Deezer . In January 2016, Deezer said it had raised 100 million euros from shareholders such as French telecoms group Orange and Access Industries, the holding of tycoon Len Blavatnik. [nL8N1544CQ] . Deezer competes against the likes of Spotify and Apple Music . Although growing rapidly, streaming services are as yet unprofitable, as they have high costs for licensing music and face challenges persuading people to upgrade from free versions. They have also been criticised by artists such as pop star Taylor Swift for not paying them enough. ((sudip.kargupta@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Bouygues publishes statement to deny any talks over French telecoms consolidation
Monday, 13 Mar 2017 07:27am EDT 

Bouygues Sa : Bouygues publishes statement in response to earlier article published by La Lettre de l'Expansion . "Following the article published in La Lettre de l’Expansion on 13 March 2017 entitled 'Orange-Bouygues, un accord en vue' (Orange/Bouygues, deal in sight), Bouygues wishes to categorically deny the existence of any discussions with other operators with a view to consolidating the French telecoms market," Bouygues says in a statement Further company coverage: [BOUY.PA] ((sudip.kargupta@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Google says Orange, Deutsche Telekom, and Globe to launch RCS messaging powered by Jibe RCS cloud- blog
Friday, 24 Feb 2017 04:46am EST 

: Orange, Deutsche Telekom, and Globe to launch RCS messaging powered by Jibe RCS cloud from Google- blog . Google - working with mobile device manufacturers to make android messages the default messaging app for android devices . Vodafone group RCS service is supporting android messages and already launched across 10 markets for Vodafone subscribers globally - blog .Orange, Deutsche Telekom, and Globe to will be preloading android messages as the standard native messaging app for their subscribers- blog.  Full Article

Bouygues CEO says there are no ongoing talks with Orange
Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 04:17am EST 

Bouygues CEO Martin Bouygues : Ceo says confirming there are no ongoing talks with Orange when asked if talks have resumed over future telecom consolidation . Bouygues ceo says the situation of bouygues telecom is sound and this answers questions over telecom consolidation .Bouygues ceo says believes free cash flow target of 300 million euros for bouygues telecom in three year's time is achievable.  Full Article

Orange CEO says 'driving forces' still in place for a consolidation in France
Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 03:35am EST 

Orange SA : Orange CEO Stephane Richard says there are no talks going on a the moment for a deal to cut number of french telecoms operators . Richard says group would be first to benefit from a market consolidation in France . Richard says does not plan to create sports channel by buying sports rights . Richard says is open to a partnership with Vivendi's pay-tv Canal Plus on sports rights . Richard says group to focus on Africa and Middle-East region in terms of M&A . Richard says does not see any 'real opportunity' in terms of M&A in Europe . Richard makes no commitment to progressively increase the dividend over the next few years Further company coverage: [ORAN.PA] (Reporting by Mathieu Rosemain) ((Mathieu.Rosemain@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Orange CEO Richard says does not aim to buy Vivendi's Canal Plus
Thursday, 23 Feb 2017 02:04am EST 

Orange Sa : Orange CEO Stephane Richard says in an interview with BFM Business radio station that does not aim to buy Vivendi's pay-TV Canal Plus . Orange CEO says Canal Plus is not for sale, no talks going on between Vivendi and Orange on a potential stake acquisition in Canal Plus . Orange CEO says a reduction of French state shareholdings 'would not be a problem' for the group Further company coverage: [ORAN.PA] (Reporting by Mathieu Rosemain and Gwenaelle Barzic) ((Mathieu.Rosemain@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Orange extends 6 bln euro credit line in deal with 24 banks
Wednesday, 21 Dec 2016 12:20pm EST 

Orange : Says reaches deal with 24 banks to renew 6 billion euro ($6.26 billion) syndicated credit line . Renewal anticipates expiry of current credit facility in Jan 2018, adds two optional one-year extensions subject to banks' approval Further company coverage: [ORAN.PA] ($1 = 0.9585 euros) (Reporting by Laurence Frost) ((laurence.frost@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Polish Orange unit to accelerate real estate sales
Tuesday, 25 Oct 2016 08:00am EDT 

Orange Polska SA : Chief Financial Officer at Orange Polish unit Orange Polska said on Tuesday the company will try to accelerate the sale of its real estate assets. . The company, which is Poland's biggest fixed line telecom operator, said last year its real estate assets for sale were worth 1 billion zlotys ($252.82 million) at the time. . Maciej Nowohonski also a news conference that the company considers selling up to 800 million zlotys of handset clients receivables. . On Monday Orange Polska reported a bigger than expected third quarter net profit. [nFWN1CU0U9] Further company coverage: [OPL.WA] ($1 = 3.9554 zlotys) (Reporting by Marcin Goettig; Writing by Marcin Goclowski; Editing by Agnieszka Barteczko) ((marcin.goclowski@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Orange Egypt confirms seeking to acquire 4G mobile licence
Thursday, 13 Oct 2016 06:47am EDT 

Orange Egypt For Telecommunications : Confirms media report that co submitted request to Egypt telecom regulator to acquire 4G mobile licence .Seeks renegotiation with telecom regulator to gain 4G license under new terms and conditions.  Full Article

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