Digicel: Aus govt must cough up, says Telstra

TELSTRA chief executive Andy Penn says potential takeover target Digicel Pacific is a “commercially attractive asset’’, but is adamant Australia’s biggest telecommunications firm will only pay a minority share in any deal.

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Andy Penn

In mid-July, Telstra confirmed it was in talks to buy Digicel Pacific from Irish billionaire Denis O'Brien, with a substantial funding contribution from the federal government part of the possible

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