France Telecom Gets Debt Rating Cut for First Time in a Decade

France Telecom Gets Debt Rating Cut for First Time in a Decade

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France Telecom , the owner of the Orange brand, said Oct. 25 that it will pay a dividend of at least 80 cents ($1.04) each for 2012 and 2013, as much as 41 percent lower than last year.