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Australia's Federal Court approves TPG-Vodafone merger

Thursday 13 February 2020 | 08:32 CET | News
Australia's Federal Court has declared a proposed merger between TPG Telecom and Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) would not substantially affect competition. Back in May 2019, the ACCC rejected the merger because it considered that, in the absence of the merger, TPG was likely to continue to deploy its own mobile network and become a disruptive competitor in Australia's concentrated mobile telecommunications market. The companies appealed and have won the suit.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: iiNet / Internode / Optus / Telstra / TPG / Vodafone / Vodafone Hutchison Australia
Countries: Australia
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