PARIS, March 7 - Bouygues Telecom shareholder JCDecaux Holding said on Friday that it supports the telecom group's bid for rival Vivendi's SFR.
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PARIS, March 7 - Bouygues, the diversified French industrial group that has made an indicative offer for its telecommunications rival SFR, is aiming to complete the deal without having to cut staff, its head told Les Echos in an interview published on Friday.
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MILAN, March 7 - Italy's largest phone group Telecom Italia will not pay the 2013 dividend on its ordinary shares as it reached its debt-cutting target and said it continued to focus on much-needed network investment.
MUMBAI - The BSE Sensex and Nifty ended nearly 2 percent higher on Friday after hitting record highs earlier, driven by sharp gains in domestic-focused sectors such as banks and capital goods.