Money News - In Brief

Mergers, Acquisitions and Financial Results

- Telecom Egypt, which has long sought its own mobile network service is aiming to launch an MVNO service by the end of this year, after talks to buy out Vodafone's 55% stake in Vodafone Egypt broke down last year.

- Motorola Solutions has announced plans to start using Coltan supplied from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), but says that it has put in place procedures to ensure that supplies do not come from illegal suppliers.