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EC delays Ziggo takeover decision

Monday 4 August 2014 | 16:26 CET | News
The European Commission has pushed back the deadline for deciding on Liberty Global's proposed takeover of Dutch cable operator Ziggo. It was previously expected to take a decision by 17 October, but has now suspended the investigation. A spokesman for Liberty Global said the EC is awaiting further information from the company before resuming its investigation. Further details were not provided. Liberty Global said it continues to have constructive talks with the EC and remains confident it will complete the takeover in the second half of this year. 

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Liberty Global / Ziggo
Countries: Netherlands
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