Telefonica Mexico chairman denies talks to acquire America Movil assets

Telefonica’s Mexican business is not discussing the potential acquisition of assets from America Movil, which is taking steps to reduce its market dominance. Francisco Gil Diaz, the chairman of Telefonica Mexico, denied to Reuters that his part of the business …

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Mexican regulator unveils auction; OKs AT&T-Iusacell deal

Mexico’s Federal Institute of Telecommunications (IFT) will next year stage an auction of radio frequencies suitable for 4G — a further move that could shake the dominance of market leader Telcel. The regulator will sell off 60 MHz of frequencies …

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Mexican regulator targets service providers with new antitrust investigation

America Movil’s mobile and fixed line operations are likely to face further scrutiny, with the announcement of a further probe by the Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT), Mexico’s telecoms regulator. Both Telcel and Telmex could be impacted by the IFT inquiry, …

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