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Austrian mobile market shrinks to three players

Friday 10 May 2013 | 14:11 CET | Author: Kamiel Albrecht | Background
Following a year-long approval process, 3 Austria completed the acquisition of Orange Austria in January 2013, making the Austrian mobile market a three player market with A1 and T-Mobile Austria as its competitors. After the completion of the transaction Austrian telecommunications regulator RTR unveiled the details of auction of 800 MHz, 900 MHz and 1800 MHz spectrum, which was delayed to September 2013. The auction foresees the entrance of a possible newcomer leading again to a four operator market.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 Austria / A1 / European Commission / France Telecom / H3G / Orange Austria / RTR / Telecompaper / TKK / T-Mobile Austria / UPC Austria / Yesss!
Countries: Austria
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