Orascom is in talks with Serbian Government regarding the sale of Telecom Serbia this was confirmed by the Minister of Telecommunication,

TS and Government are expecting more than 5 billion EURO for its shares, Deutche Telecom is in talks as well and these two international companies are the most serious buyers. Both have expressed their interest for the takeover of Kosovo’s first and largest mobile Operator VALA which is fully owned PTK (Post and Telecom of Kosovo).

Owner Orascom telecom” two months ago, during a visit to the Egyptian economic delegation of Belgrade, stated their intention to participate in the tender.

Matic said that there is serious interest Oracsom to be present in the market and the company intends to make primarily through the purchase of Telecom

“I think their intention is really serious.” Orascom ‘is a serious business player and we can only be pleased that there will be sharp competition with the purchase of our national network”, stated Matic.

Owner of the Egyptian operator said ”this time will not allow anyone else to win as had happened to him when he participated in the tender for the sale of ‘Mobtel’ when ‘Telenor’ offered a higher price”.

Egypt has achieved success in developing information and communication technologies, a significant role had Orascom company present in many countries, including Italy and Greece,

In addition to Orascom, and Deutsche Telekom  for the purchase of shares of the state company, Telekom Serbia’, are interested other operators such as the Turkish ‘Turk Telecom  or Spanish Telefonica, concluded Matic .

At the same time, news writing that is not news that the Egyptian billionaire Trend Saviris, owner of Orascom interested in privatization of Telekom Serbia and the Serbian Telecommunications. In 2006 they  participated in the auction sale of Mobtel, but was dropped in the first round after the publication of the initial price of 800 million euros.

Meanwhile Orascom has become a leader in North Africa, the Middle East and generally in the Arab world currently offers services to about 100 million subscribers.

The greatest interest of the Egyptians, lies in the optical cable that connects the road from Central Europe to Turkey and vice versa. Telecom has completed the purchase of North America and opened the way to Turkey, and Egyptian businessman to the front door came to Europe, which has long been set as a goal.