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EC probes possible collusion among top operators - report

Wednesday 14 March 2012 | 09:22 CET | News
Europe's biggest telecom operators may face a competition investigation from the European Commission, amid concerns their meetings may have led to collusion. In the first stage of an antitrust action, Brussels competition officials have demanded information about discussions between the leaders of the five largest operators in Europe, the Financial Times reports. Nicknamed the E5, the meetings, which started in 2010, included the four incumbents Deutsche Telekom, France Telecom, Telecom Italia and Telefonica, as well as Vodafone. Topics ranged from the challenge posed by US tech giants such

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Companies: Apple / Deutsche Telekom / European Commission / France Telecom / Google / GSMA-India / Telecom Italia / Telefonica- Movistar / Vodafone
Countries: Europe
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