5/5/2008

DMG with Lottomatica to bid for Turkish soccer game Iddaa

Bloomberg - Dogan Media Group, Turkey's biggest media company, is planning to set up a joint venture with Lottomatica SpA, the manager of Italy's national lottery, to bid for Turkish soccer game Iddaa. The two companies will have 50 percent each in the venture, DMG said in a filing with the Istanbul Stock Exchange. Iddaa is currently operated by Turkcell, Turkey's biggest mobile-phone company, and Greece's Intralot SA.