Tuesday, 19 November 2019

Sprint and T-Mobile merger takes a huge step towards completion, as FCC chairman backs the deal

By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom
Monday 20 May 19

Ajit Pai says that he intends to recommend that the FCC endorses the proposed merger, but the regulator is yet to officially announce its verdict

The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Ajit Pai, has backed the proposed $26 billion merger of T-Mobile and Sprint in the US. The FCC's five-member voting committee is yet to officially rule on the merger, but chairman Pai's endorsement bodes extremely well for America's third and fourth biggest telcos. “In light of the significant commitments made by T-Mobile and Sprint as well as the facts in the record to date…

The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Ajit Pai, has backed the proposed $26 billion merger of T-Mobile and Sprint in the US. The FCC's five-member voting committee is yet to officially rule on the merger, but chairman Pai's endorsement bodes extremely well for America's third and fourth biggest telcos. “In light of the significant commitments made by T-Mobile and Sprint as well as the facts in the record to date…

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