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E-Plus takeover gets final clearance from EC

Monday 1 September 2014 | 09:42 CET | News
The European Commission has given final approval for KPN's sale of German mobile operator E-Plus to Telefonica Deutschland. The EC competition authorities agreed to Telefonica's concessions to reserve network capacity for MVNOs, including its recent agreement with Drillisch. The preliminary approval was announced already in July. Completion of the acquisition is expected before the end of September. KPN will receive EUR 5 billion cash and a 20 percent stake in Telefonica Deutschland for E-Plus. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Drillisch / E-Plus / KPN
Countries: Germany
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