Sorry Sawiris, Bouygues not for sale

13 Sep 2007

French cellco Bouygues Telecom is not for sale, according to its parent, construction conglomerate Bouygues Group. Testerday it was reported that Egyptian mobile group Orascom was interested in buying the firm, if it were on the market. Naguib Sawiris, CEO of Orascom, told French paper Les Echos in an interview that he had not had any talks with Bouygues on the matter.