Numericable-SFR bundles L’Express digital with 4G

Altice-backed French service provider Numericable-SFR is offering its 4G mobile customers who take its Power 5Go package the option of a free subscription to the online edition of L’Express, the news magazine recently acquired by its parent company. Customers who choose an Extra LeKiosk option will have access to a digital edition of L’Express for […]

Cable investor Drahi in talks to buy L’Express

Cable and telecom networks investor Patrick Drahi is in exclusive talks to acquire French weekly news magazine L’Express and other titles owned by Belgian publisher Roularta, with a deal possible in the next few days, according to French business title Les Echos.  Drahi, who masterminded French cable operator Numericable’s acquisition of larger mobile rival SFR […]

Vivendi eyes purchase of L’Express

Canal+ owner Vivendi is in talks to buy news magazine L’Express, according to French press reports. Le Journal du Dimanche has reported that L’Express’s Belgian owner Routala is in advanced talks with Vivendi president Vincent Bolloré about a sale. Bolloré has focused on re-focusing Vivendi around its media business. According to the JDD, L’Express is […]