Vodafone closer to AT&T purchase

9 Feb 2004

After indicating last week that it was considering entering a bid for US cellco AT&T Wireless, which is valued at around USD30 billion, UK-based cellular giant Vodafone has now reinforced the speculation, stating earlier today that it was currently exploring a possible bid for the company. Vodafone is required to enter its bid by the deadline of this Friday 13 February.