Why Telecom Italia and Telefonica Are Battling for GVT

Aug. 25 (Bloomberg) –- Bloomberg’s Rodrigo Orihuela reports on the battle for Vivendi’s GVT as Telecom Italia preps a new offer to try and outbid Telefonica for the Brazilian broadband unit. He speaks to Manus Cranny on “Countdown.” (Source: Bloomberg)
IAG Boss Walsh Disagrees With U.K. Quitting EU
46:15 - On the same day that Britain’s ruling Conservative Party outlined plans for a referendum on continued membership of the European Union, International Airlines Group chief executive Willie Walsh told Bloomberg he “strongly disagrees” with any move by the U.K. to quit. The comments make him one of the highest-profile business leaders to warn about the dangers of a breakaway.
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