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EC approves UPC-Ziggo merger again, with conditions

Thursday 31 May 2018 | 11:03 CET | News
The European Commission has approved again the takeover of Dutch cable operator Ziggo by UPC. The merger was already cleared in 2014, but a court appeal by rival KPN struck down the decision, saying the EC had not looked closely enough at the impact on competition in the premium TV content market. 

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: European Commission / KPN / Liberty Global / Sony / T-Mobile Netherlands / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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