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Alcatel-Lucent, Nokia renew merger talks - report

Thursday 18 December 2014 | 16:06 CET | News
Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia Networks are in talks for a possible merger, Germany's Manager Magazin reports citing industry insiders. The two have reportedly been in contact this past autumn to discuss a possible cooperation. Last year, Nokia was reportedly pushing for a merger with Alcatel-Lucent in order to strengthen its position in the US. The two together could also better compete against market leader Ericsson and the Chinese companies ZTE and Huawei, which have been growing their market shares. A partnership with Alcatel would also allow Nokia to offer fixed network equipment, an area of

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Categories: General
Companies: Alcatel-Lucent USA/FR / Huawei China / Nokia / Nokia Networks / ZTE Belgium
Countries: World
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