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Competition body says Telia-Phonero deal approaches duopoly

Friday 23 December 2016 | 12:37 CET | News
The Norwegian Competition Authority (Konkurransetilsynet) has written to Telia Norway and mobile operator Phonero, regarding their potential merger, according to an article on newspaper Dagens Naeringsliv's website. Telia and Phonero would have 37.1 percent of the mobile market, which could lead to higher prices and less competition on the end-user market, said the authority. Giants Telia and Telenor Norway would control more than 90 percent of the mobile market between them, it added.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telenor Norway
Countries: Norway
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