MILAN (Reuters) - Telecom Italia Media <TCM.MI> said on Monday it had signed a non-binding term sheet with publisher L'Espresso <ESPI.MI> to pave the way for a tie-up of their digital broadcasting activities.
In a statement, Telecom Italia Media said its board had decided to continue talks to reach a final agreement.
The operation would generate industrial synergies and create a company with five national bandwidth assets controlled by Telecom Italia Media, it said.
Telecom Italia Media is controlled by Telecom Italia <TLIT.MI>.
(Reporting by Danilo Masoni, editing by Stephen Jewkes)