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BT, EE insist merger will benefit UK consumers

Thursday 18 June 2015 | 10:47 CET | News
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BT CEO Gavin Patterson insists that its proposed takeover of EE will create a 'true digital champion' for the UK, with consumers and businesses benefiting from integrated services and further innovation. EE CEO Olaf Swantee said that the merger would lead to continued investment in the 'most digitally hungry country in Europe'. They were speaking at the launch of a report which recognises there will be extraordinary growth in data usage, with both believing the UK will need a digital champion who is both willing and able to invest in ultra-fast broadband and 5G. Patterson said that the merged

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