Cesar Alierta, chairman of Spanish telecoms giant Telefonica, ...
May 18th, 2011
(Reuters) - Cesar Alierta, chairman of Spanish telecoms giant Telefonica, stands before the start of the company's annual shareholders meeting in Madrid May 18, 2011. REUTERS/Sergio Perez (SPAIN - Tags: BUSINESS) -
By Clara Ferreira-Marques and Emma Farge LONDON/ZUG, Switzerland (Reuters) - Glencore Xstrata Chairman John Bond surprised investors on Thursday by announcing he had been voted out of the top job at the miner and trader at the group's first annual shareholders' meeting. Bond gave no explanation, but as the meeting began in Zug, Switzerlan... [Full Article]
By Ethan Bilby BRUSSELS (Reuters) - China threatened on Thursday to retaliate if the European Union formally opens an investigation into alleged anti-competitive behavior by Chinese mobile telecom equipment companies. European Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht said on Wednesday he and fellow commissioners had agreed in principle to open an anti-dum... [Full Article]
MADRID (Reuters) - Telefonica has signed a new contract with Spanish cable operator ONO allowing it to use its network for another 2-1/2 years to sell on phone services, a source familiar with the deal said on Monday. ONO and rival Jazztel, known as virtual operators because they do not own networks, are making headway in an increasingly competitiv... [Full Article]