Mannesmann Makes Bold Bid For Orange

Quigley, Paul
November 1999
Wireless Week;11/01/99, Vol. 5 Issue 44, p27
Trade Publication
Deals with the $35 billion bid of telecommunications firm Mannesmann AG of Germany to takeover Orange PLC. Impact of a Mannesmann-owned Orange on Vodafone AirTouch PLC, the telecommunications leader in Europe; Reasons behind the move according to Mannesmann Chief Executive Officer Klaus Esser; Implications of the takeover.


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