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Rostelecom and the Megaphone will not redeem in common the action Euronetworks

Rostelecom will not participate in the repayment of actions Euronetworks together with the Megaphone writes today daily . The given transaction was considered as a part of larger agreement of the telecommunication companies - creation MVNO - the operator in regions. However now to Rostelecom most likely, it is necessary to search the new partner in the regional project - the Megaphone has reconsidered the plans.
that Rostelecom will not participate in purchase Euronetworks have told two high-ranking sources familiar with a course of negotiations. this transaction in itself to the operator was uninteresting. Management Rostelecom considered it as a part of the contract with the Megaphone On creation of the regional virtual operator (MVNO). After all now at Rostelecom not so it is a lot of products which can be sold widely through a mass retail network - explains one of them. But, the interlocutor, " marks; the Megaphone has unexpectedly reconsidered the plans under the joint contract . Suddenly he has decided that does not want to produce competitors in own network, are explained by it. Other source says that the reasons was a little, but the basic - that the Megaphone has simply changed the mind.
meanwhile to Rostelecom it is necessary to search the new partner in regional project MVNO. Potentially to them can become Vympelcom which head hinted not so long ago that the operator carries on negotiations with one of large players for similar cooperation . Besides, Rostelecom Is going to declare the tender for transfer under management of own monobrand. Representatives Rostelecom the Megaphone and Euronetworks have refused comments.
it is necessary to notice that about negotiations Rostelecom and the Megaphone concerning controlling stock purchase in Euronetworks it became known in the spring 2012. Partially this acquisition could be paid the actions of holding SUP Media belonging now to structures of Alisher Usmanov. Thus Rostelecom never confirmed publicly the fact of the negotiations with the basic shareholder Euronetworks Alexander Mamutom and the Megaphone .
In the meantime negotiations about controlling stock sale Euronetworks to the Megaphone proceed, inform the sources familiar with plans of shareholders of the operator. Earlier some of them told that And. Mamutu it was offered to bring the actions in again created holding Garsdale (it will include 100 % of actions Skartela and more than 50 % the Megaphone ). A.Mamut in conversation with daily it denied. And the sources close to most Euronetworks said that one million possibilities and variants " is discussed;. At the moment, under the informal data, A.Mamuta`s package is estimated in 1,6 - 1,8 mlrd dollars