Bpost SA (BPOST.BR)
Dutch postal company PostNL rejected Belgian rival Bpost's 2.4 billion-euro ($2.61 billion) offer on Friday as not being of "sufficiently compelling value", saying it was confident it could thrive as a standalone company.
* PostNL confident in operating as a standalone company (Updates with share price reaction, analysts' comments)
* Receives green light from the Belgian Competition Authority to acquire the activities of Lagardere Travel Retail in Belgium
AMSTERDAM Dutch postal company PostNL rebuffed a raised takeover offer from Belgian rival bpost , saying on Monday that it wished to remain an independent group.
AMSTERDAM, Nov 7 Dutch postal company PostNL rebuffed a raised takeover offer from Belgian rival bpost, saying on Monday that it wished to remain an independent group.