Svyazinvest’s mobile units unlikely to merge before privatisation, says minister

21 Mar 2006

The merger of mobile operators under the control of Russian state-run holding company Svyazinvest is unlikely to happen before the group’s privatisation, Telecoms Minister Leonid Reiman told reporters yesterday. ‘The issue has not been discussed at a board of directors’ meeting yet,’ added the minister, who is also a member of Svyazinvest’s board.

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