0
Broadband

Brazil regulator sees problems with AT&T/Time Warner merger

Wednesday 23 August 2017 | 09:37 CET | News
Brazil's Administrative Council for Economic Defense (Cade) said that the proposed merger of AT&T with Time Warner could present a risk to competition, as AT&T already owns pay-TV operator Sky Brasil.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Sky Brasil / Time Warner
Countries: Brazil
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

AT&T Warner threatens to pull HBO and CNN in Brazil

Published 08 Apr 2019 11:03 CET | Brazil
AT&T is considering pulling HBO, CNN and other pay-TV channels from Brazil, if it does not get approval by Brazilian regulators ...

Brazil's Ancine plans further investigation of AT&T takeover of Time Warner

Published 05 Sep 2018 11:27 CET | Brazil
Brazil's national cinema agency Ancine said it plans to restart a new review of AT&T's takeover of Time Warner. In a ...

US DoJ prepares lawsuit over AT&T, Time Warner deal if talks fail - report

Published 03 Nov 2017 08:33 CET | United States
The US Justice Department is laying the groundwork for a potential lawsuit challenging AT&T's planned acquisition of Time Warner ...

Brazil clears AT&T's takeover of Time Warner with conditions

Published 19 Oct 2017 07:55 CET | Brazil
Brazil's Administrative Council for Economic Defence (Cade) has approved Time Warner's merger with AT&T, the indirect parent ...

AT&T says it has no need to divest Sky Mexico stake

Published 29 Aug 2017 15:39 CET | Mexico
AT&T has denied reports that it needs to dispose of its 41 percent stake in Sky Mexico to meet the conditions imposed by telecom ...

Mexico regulators green light AT&T acquisition of Time Warner

Published 23 Aug 2017 08:55 CET | Mexico
AT&T announced that Mexico's telecommunications watchdog IFT and competition regulator COFECE have approved its acquisition of ...

Brazil takes longer to examine AT&T takeover of Time Warner

Published 06 Jul 2017 11:24 CET | Brazil
Brazil's Administrative Council for Economic Defense (Cade) has declared that Time Warner's acquisition of AT&T, the indirect ...

Anatel proposes remedies for Time Warner-AT&T deal

Published 06 Jun 2017 17:31 CET | Brazil
Brazil's National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel) has expressed concern about potential competitive risks in Brazil as a ...

Ancine opposes Time Warner, AT&T merger

Published 22 May 2017 16:40 CET | Brazil
The Brazilian National Film Agency (Ancine) is opposing the acquisition of Time Warner Group by AT&T, claiming the operation ...

EC approves AT&T acquisition of Time Warner

Published 15 Mar 2017 13:56 CET | United States
The European Commission, the executive body of the European Union, approved AT&T's pending acquisition of Time Warner. Time ...

AT&T, Time Warner promise not to restrict access to content

Published 08 Dec 2016 10:59 CET | United States
AT&T has pledged not to restrict rivals' access to Time Warner's films and TV content if their merger goes ahead. AT&T CEO ...

Anatel sees problems for AT&T takeover of Time Warner

Published 07 Nov 2016 16:01 CET | Brazil
The president of Brazil's National Telecommunications Agency (Anatel), Juarez Quadros, said that the regulator may intervene in ...

AT&T to buy Time Warner for USD 85 billion

Published 23 Oct 2016 11:27 CET | United States
AT&T has agreed to acquire the media group Time Warner for a combination of cash and stock worth USD 85 billion. After expanding ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

10 Aug Synchronoss Q2
10 Aug ON Semiconductor Q2 2020
10 Aug Pixelworks Q2 2020
10 Aug Sohu Q2 2020
10 Aug Avaya fiscal Q3
10 Aug Ceva Q2
10 Aug Gogo Q2 2020
11 Aug Viavi fiscal Q4
11 Aug NTT fiscal Q1
11 Aug Zoom Telephonics Q2 2020
11 Aug Rakuten Group Q2
11 Aug Lumentum fiscal Q4
11 Aug Radcom Q2 2020
12 Aug Tecnotree H1 2020
12 Aug Freenet Q2 2020
12 Aug Tencent Q2 2020
12 Aug Cisco fiscal Q4
12 Aug China Unicom Q2 2020
13 Aug iQiyi Q2 2020
13 Aug 1&1 Drillisch Q2 2020
13 Aug United Internet H1 2020
13 Aug Teleste Q2 2020
13 Aug RTL Group Q2 2020
13 Aug China Mobile H1 2020
13 Aug Singtel fiscal Q1
13 Aug Teleste Q2 2020
13 Aug Deutsche Telekom Q2 2020
13 Aug Swisscom Q2 2020
13 Aug Telstra FY results
14 Aug TDC Q2 results
::: More Calendar Items