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Last week in telecoms: Verizon, BT question media assets, KPN attracts bids, Apple under fire

Monday 3 May 2021 | 10:44 CET | Author: Corina Schultz | Background
The past week saw two telecom operators think about exiting areas previously seen as growth engines. Verizon has reportedly put large parts of Verizon Media up for sale, and BT confirmed it's looking at selling part of its premium sports channel. Other takeover news included Orange and Voo in Belgium, and over the weekend, two offers for KPN, both quickly rejected. Apple faces a new competition suit in the EU over its app store, and the earnings season got in full swing with several big companies reporting.

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