Thursday, 21 September 2017

T-Mobile appeals Austria merger

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Wednesday 02 January 13

Mobile operator fears being left behind in LTE race as deal to combine rivals includes transfer of spectrum.

T-Mobile has lodged an appeal against Hutchison 3G Austria's acquisition of Orange's local unit, fearing the spectrum transfer associated with the deal would give the two companies an advantage in the LTE race, it emerged on Wednesday. The mobile operator confirmed to Reuters that it submitted the appeal to Austria's higher administrative court on 31 December…

T-Mobile has lodged an appeal against Hutchison 3G Austria's acquisition of Orange's local unit, fearing the spectrum transfer associated with the deal would give the two companies an advantage in the LTE race, it emerged on Wednesday. The mobile operator confirmed to Reuters that it submitted the appeal to Austria's higher administrative court on 31 December…

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