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Egypt's EFG defends executives against graft charges

Buy-out group says Sawiris still backs EFG bid

Billionaire supported bid to rival Qatari tie-up; Planet IB consortium says it has firepower for takeover; CEO says could make hostile buy-out approach for EFG

June 6, 2012 11:49
 
Orascom TMT in talks with France Telecom over Mobinil

Orascom TMT in talks with France Telecom over Mobinil

Orascom Telecom Media and Technology said on Sunday it was in talks with France Telecom over a potential change in ownership structure at Egyptian joint venture Mobinil, hours after shares in both Orascom and Mobinil were suspended.

February 13, 2012 2:11
 
Egypt Telecom tycoon Sawiris eyes new horizons

Egypt Telecom tycoon Sawiris eyes new horizons

Egyptian telecoms magnate Naguib Sawiris wants to get back on the acquisition trail, eyeing businesses in Europe, the Middle East and Africa after selling a chunk of assets to Russia's Vimpelcom.

February 7, 2012 3:27
 
Sawiris sees opportunities after Arab Spring

Sawiris sees opportunities after Arab Spring

Sawiris sees opportunities even in Algeria; May raise Telekom Austria stake to 25 percent; Says "fed up" after politically difficult year

January 24, 2012 1:49