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#Digicel

# digicel - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Digicel to cut workforce by 25% as part of 'global transformation'
# Denis O'Brien
# Denis O'Brien

Digicel to cut workforce by 25% as part of 'global transformation'

Feb 22nd 2017, 10:50 PM 16,390 Views 35 Comments

It’s part of its 2030 strategy, the company said today.

# digicel - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Denis O'Brien's Digicel pulls out of biggest ever Irish initial public offering
# IPO
# IPO

Denis O'Brien's Digicel pulls out of biggest ever Irish initial public offering

Oct 6th 2015, 10:05 PM 21,965 Views 23 Comments

The company had been expected to make its IPO in the coming days.

# digicel - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Denis O'Brien's Digicel is taking on Google, Facebook, and Yahoo
# Ad Blocking
# Ad Blocking

Denis O'Brien's Digicel is taking on Google, Facebook, and Yahoo

Sep 30th 2015, 8:11 PM 20,754 Views 79 Comments

The company is introducing ad blocking at a network level.

# digicel - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Denis O'Brien is selling about €2 billion of his company - but he gets to stay boss
# Numero Uno
# Numero Uno

Denis O'Brien is selling about €2 billion of his company - but he gets to stay boss

Sep 22nd 2015, 4:49 PM 17,480 Views 42 Comments

It’s all looking up for DOB.

# digicel - Friday 26 June, 2015

Denis O'Brien wants people to buy at least $200m of his company
# Caribbean Gold
# Caribbean Gold

Denis O'Brien wants people to buy at least $200m of his company

Jun 26th 2015, 4:39 PM 17,146 Views 67 Comments

Big plans from DOB.

# digicel - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Clinton book made false claims about speeches in Ireland
# Clinton Foundation
# Clinton Foundation

Clinton book made false claims about speeches in Ireland

May 16th 2015, 1:16 PM 22,210 Views 0 Comments

‘Clinton Cash’, a book by conservative Peter Schweizer, claimed that Bill Clinton had been paid for speeches in Ireland.

# digicel - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Digicel plans €500m investment as Denis O'Brien targets 'massive push' in 2014
# Expansion
# Expansion

Digicel plans €500m investment as Denis O'Brien targets 'massive push' in 2014

Jan 21st 2014, 4:55 PM 11,635 Views 43 Comments

In an interview with the Financial Times, O’Brien said that an expected $650m dividend from the company to him “hasn’t been paid yet”.

# digicel - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Communicorp's Lucy Gaffney: There was too much fat in INM
# Lucy Gaffney
# Lucy Gaffney

Communicorp's Lucy Gaffney: There was too much fat in INM

Oct 26th 2013, 2:53 PM 10,188 Views 13 Comments

Chairwoman of Communicorp and board member of INM and Digicel also says that her boss Denis O’Brien is “demanding” but “not ruthless”.

# digicel - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Pat Rabbitte: I've no concerns about Denis O'Brien's invite to Irish economic forum
# Media Ownership
# Media Ownership

Pat Rabbitte: I've no concerns about Denis O'Brien's invite to Irish economic forum

Aug 27th 2013, 9:33 AM 6,060 Views 54 Comments

The Communications Minister was asked this morning if he was equating media magnate Denis O’Brien with China. He denied he was.

# digicel - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Denis O'Brien's company fails to win Myanmar phone licence
# Denis O'Brien
# Denis O'Brien

Denis O'Brien's company fails to win Myanmar phone licence

Jun 27th 2013, 3:59 PM 7,553 Views 46 Comments

The syndicate involving O’Brien’s Digicel Group has missed out on being awarded one of two nationwide phone licences.

# digicel - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Denis O'Brien assembles consortium to bid for Myanmar mobile license
# Digicel
# Digicel

Denis O'Brien assembles consortium to bid for Myanmar mobile license

Apr 4th 2013, 12:42 PM 6,594 Views 28 Comments

O’Brien has joined forces with George Soros and Serge Pun to secure one of two new telecommunications licences for the country formally known as Burma.

# digicel - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Denis O'Brien's Digicel hits profits of more that $1bn
# Denis O'Brien
# Denis O'Brien

Denis O'Brien's Digicel hits profits of more that $1bn

Jun 6th 2012, 1:40 PM 2,645 Views 12 Comments

It’s the first time the telecoms group has reached profits of this level. It operates across the Caribbean, Central America and the Pacific.

# digicel - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Denis O'Brien announces end of Digicel interest in Eircom
# Eircom
# Eircom

Denis O'Brien announces end of Digicel interest in Eircom

Nov 15th 2011, 8:43 PM 3,323 Views 15 Comments

With Digicel no longer engaged in takeover talks, Eircom will have to come up with an alternative restructuring plan by 18 November.

# digicel - Friday 5 August, 2011

The world's richest man lost €5.6 BILLION this week
# In The Red
# In The Red

The world's richest man lost €5.6 BILLION this week

Aug 5th 2011, 7:16 PM 3,699 Views 26 Comments

It’s fine, though: Carlos Slim and his family are still worth €46.5bn – the equivalent of 4.5 per cent of Mexico’s total economic output.

# digicel - Monday 14 March, 2011

O’Brien to sell Digicel firms to world’s richest man
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From Business ETC
# Digicel

O’Brien to sell Digicel firms to world’s richest man

Mar 14th 2011, 3:10 PM 1,330 Views 1 Comment

Denis O’Brien’s Honduras and El Salvador telecommunications businesses are to be acquired by Mexican businessman Carlos Slim – recently named as the world’s richest man by Forbes.