Wind ‘Open to Integration’ With Tiscali or Fastweb, Sawiris Says

Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris said Wind Telecomunicazioni SpA is “open to a possibile integration” with a telephone company in Italy.

Asked whether Wind may be interested in Tiscali SpA (TIS), Fastweb SpA or 3 Italia SpA, Sawiris said that there are “synergies with all of them but at the moment there is nothing concrete.” Sawiris, an investor in Wind’s owner VimpelCom Ltd. (VIP), spoke at an event in Rome today.

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