Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Norway objects to TeliaSonera's Tele2 bid

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Monday 01 December 14

Competition authority claims merger could lead to higher prices, lower quality; TeliaSonera to respond by 22 December.

  Norway's antitrust watchdog on Monday objected to TeliaSonera's takeover bid for Tele2, claiming the deal will lead to higher prices and poorer quality for consumers. Sweden-based TeliaSonera, which operates in Norway under the NetCom brand, agreed to acquire Tele2 Norway in July for &euro…

  Norway's antitrust watchdog on Monday objected to TeliaSonera's takeover bid for Tele2, claiming the deal will lead to higher prices and poorer quality for consumers. Sweden-based TeliaSonera, which operates in Norway under the NetCom brand, agreed to acquire Tele2 Norway in July for &euro…

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