Telefonica Brasil says has not been contacted for TIM joint bid

martes 14 de octubre de 2014 12:36 GYT

SAO PAULO Oct 14 (Reuters) - Telefonica Brasil SA said investment banking firm Grupo BTG Pactual has not reached out to make a joint bid for TIM Participacoes SA and is instead focusing on integrating GVT SA, the Brazilian telecommunications company it recently bought, Chief Executive Officer Antonio Carlos Valente said on Tuesday. (Reporting by Brad Haynes; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)