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Digicel this week agreed a deal with bond holders over repayments

Digicel, the telecommunications group owned by Irish businessman Denis O’Brien, has appointed Jean Yves Charlier as its executive vice chairman. The (...)

Ray Leclercq is expected to return to the UK. He was previously CFO of Dutch software firm Unit 4 and also worked at various senior levels at British telecommunications group BT.

The value of bonds in Denis O’Brien’s Digicel Group dropped on Wednesday as investors reacted to a decision by the phone group’s chief financial offic(...)

German businessman Alexander Matuschka Greiffenclau joins Digicel from his role as chief performance officer at Dutch-based telco Veon.

Colm Delves is stepping down as chief executive of Digicel, Denis O’Brien’s Caribbean mobile phone company, after more than a dozen years at the helm.(...)

Denis O Brien: in October, the billionaire pulled a planned initial public offering of Digicel shares. Photograph: David Sleator

Denis O’Brien’s bid to own one of Italy’s largest mobile phone companies is being hatched outside the Digicel Group, the emerging markets-focused com(...)

 Vittorio Colao, chief executive officer, Vodafone Group. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

If you happen to work in one of Vodafone’s overseas offices, Vittorio Colao is not someone you want to bump into too often. “When I don’t show up fo(...)

Vodafone Group chief executive Vittorio Colao. Europe accounted for two-thirds of Vodafone’s £37 billion total service revenue in the 12 months to the end of March. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Vodafone Group chief executive Vittorio Colao sees three or four pan-European telecoms giants emerging in the coming years as companies continue to e(...)

Denis O’Brien’s Digicel Group is reportedly among bidders vying to to take over Italian assets being sold off as part of a planned merger between two companies in the market. (Photograph: Swoan Parker/Reuters)

Denis O’Brien’s Digicel Group is reportedly among bidders vying to to take over Italian assets being sold off as part of a planned merger between two(...)

Denis O’Brien or his companies became entangled in an array of legal actions and controversies in 2015. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The past year was, without doubt, the most eventful yet in the entrepreneurial career of Denis O’Brien, who is Ireland’s richest and most successful b(...)

Deal brings to an end more than two years of talks and reducing another European market to three operators.

VimpelCom and Hutchison Whampoa are to merge their Italian mobile phone units, bringing to an end more than two years of talks and reducing another Eu(...)

Gulnara Karimova, eldest daughter of Uzbekistan’s president Islam Karimov: in 2014, Swiss authorities said they had frozen more than $900 million in assets linked to her as part of an investigation into corruption in Uzbekistan. Photograph: Muhammad Sharif/AFP/Getty Images

A US court last night cleared the way for the US Justice Department to seize $300 million (€270 million) allegedly linked to a Russian-Uzbekistani bri(...)

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