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Numericable-SFR Bids To Acquire Bouygues Telecom For $11.4 Billion As French Telecom Market Consolidates

Numericable acquired France’s second biggest telecom company SFR just last year, but the new telecom giant is back on the acquisition market. This time, its target is Bouygues Telecom, the wanin

How Telecom Company Free Nearly Disrupted The French Mobile Landscape All Over Again

Last week, everything was very different in the mobile landscape in France. France’s disruptive telecom company Free was about to make the best strategic move I had ever seen. Yet, it all fell a

French Telco SFR Cuts Up To 2,000 Jobs Following Free Mobile Entry Into The Market

As the telecom company Free <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/09/03/how-the-telecom-company-free-disrupted-the-mobile-landscape-in-france/">disrupted the mobile landscape</a> in France, employ

How The Telecom Company Free Disrupted The Mobile Landscape In France

Imagine a mobile phone plan, such as the one from <a target="_blank" href="http://www.free.fr/">Free</a> in France, with unlimited talk, unlimited SMS and MMS messages, tethering and, even more import

Vivendi's $11.5B acquisition of Vodafone's 44% stake in SFR approved by EC

<img src="https://beta.techcrunch.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/sfr.png" class="shot2" /> The European Commission yesterday granted French entertainment and telecommunication services conglomerate <