Publimovil Costa Rica was acquired by The Abraaj Group on December 1, 2008

Media Company

Out of 60 sectors in the Mergr database, media ranked 17 in number of deals in 2008. The largest media acquisition in 2008 was The Weather Company - which was acquired by Bain Capital Private Equity for $3.6B.

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Publimovil Costa Rica

Costa Rica,

PL Movil Medios de Costa Rica (PL Movil) focuses on the outdoor media sector, building and leasing products such as billboards and other promotional infrastructure. PL Movil is part of a Central American group (Grupo Publimovil) that offers a wide variety of media products and includes printing, iron infrastructure construction, maintenance and media operations.