Rus News Journal

Head Deutsche Telekom is suspected of bribery

the Chief executive of telecommunication company Deutsche Telekom AG largest in Germany Ren Oberman it has appeared among eight suspects on the case of bribery. The head of the company in the address rejects any charges, transfers Associated Press referring to representative Deutsche Telekom.
During the investigation the Office of Public Prosecutor has become interested in business of the German company in Macedonia. According to the investigation, in 2005. R.Oberman met head Makedonski Telekom. At a party meeting have ostensibly agreed that payment of dividends by the Macedonian company will be it is made only in the event that agreements on penetration of other operators on the Macedonian market of communication will be adhered.
the Office of Public Prosecutor suspects that at a certain stage of financial dispute chief executive Deutsche Telekom has received a bribe from the third party. On the business begun by the Macedonian authorities in 2008. There pass four persons, including one employee Deutsche Telekom.
Besides, during the independent investigation spent by the auditor commission of Hungarian division Magyar Telekom, it was possible to find out suspicious contracts for a total sum of 31 million euro which could concern to Montenegro and Macedonian to daughters the German company. Thus some papers have been approved by the former heads Magyar Telekom, and also employees of the parent company, there is no time holding posts in the Hungarian division. In the message concerning up the time of check, it was said that it is impossible to find the lawful bases for drawing up of the given documents.
preliminary investigation has been begun by Office of Public Prosecutor of Bonn which has reacted to inquiry about assistance on other question from the Commission on securities and stock exchanges of the USA. It is informed that Deutsche Telekom co-operated with the American justice throughout four years, and R.Oberman in the end 2009. Represented itself as the witness.
Deutsche Telekom has representation in 50 countries of the world. In the beginning of April the company declared transaction closing on association of the cellular actives in Great Britain (T - Mobile) with British actives of French telecommunication company France Telecom (Orange). The incorporated operator became the largest player in the British telecommunication market from shares about 37 % and user`s base over 28 million persons.