Vodafone KK share offer ends

22 Jul 2004

The offer made by Vodafone International Holdings, for the shares which the Vodafone group did not already own in Japanese cellco Vodafone KK closed for acceptances yesterday. The cellco said that valid tenders had been received for more than 81,000 shares, equal to 15.22% of the Japanese operator. The aggregate consideration for the shares acquired through the offer is approximately JPY193.3 billion (USD1.76 billion).