3 Austria agrees MVNO deal with UPC - report

Wednesday 1 August 2012 | 10:27 CET | News
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Cable operator UPC Austria is considering entering the Austrian mobile market, local media reported. This follows reports that European competition regulators may force 3 Austria to open its network to other operators to operate as MVNOs, as a condition to its takeover of Orange Austria. Reuters reported that the European Commission has extended the investigation into the deal by about three weeks, meaning a decision could fall in late November. A source familiar with the situation told Reuters that the European Commission asked for more time to examine 3's deal with a MVNO allowing the new

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 Austria / European Commission / Orange / UPC Austria
Countries: Austria
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