Austrian state holding company says not tasked with selling stakes

lunes 19 de octubre de 2015 06:42 GYT

VIENNA Oct 19 (Reuters) - Austria's state holding company OBIB, which has stakes in firms including Telekom Austria , Austrian Post and OMV, has not been instructed to sell any shares, its chief said on Monday.

Austria's Finance Ministry on Saturday denied a newspaper report it was making preparations to sell its 28 percent stake in Telekom Austria to the company's majority owner, Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim's America Movil. (Reporting by Alexandra Schwarz-Goerlich; writing by Francois Murphy; editing by David Clarke)