Türk Telekom


New bidders emerge for Digiturk

Turk Telekom, Dogan Holding and Dogus Group have emerged as potential buyers for troubled pay TV operator Digiturk, with a deal likely to be valued at up to US$1 billion, according to Reuters. The news agency cited banking sources as saying that News Corp and Liberty Global may also be interested in acquiring the pay […]

Digiturk ‘on the block’

Turkey’s Digitürk may be sold off in whole or in part following a Turkish state fund’s seizure of 12 companies owned by the pay TV operator’s majority owner, Çukurova Group, according to local reports. Sakir Ercan Gül, chairman of the Turkish Saving Deposit Insurance Fund (TMSF), told Bloomberg at the weekend that the TMSF would […]