Prompting speculation that the deal could ultimately be scrapped, the Czech government week before last once again delayed a vote regarding the sale of Cesky Telecom.
Just before the delay was announced, the consortium comprised of TDC and Deutsche Bank, shortlisted for the purchase of a 51 percent stake in the Czech Republic's national incumbent, submitted a request for a cut of 10 percent in the previously agreed upon amount of 1.82 billion Euro. In the event the government decides to proceed...

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