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EC raises concerns about Liberty acquisition of Base

Tuesday 6 October 2015 | 11:25 CET | News
The European Commission has opened an investigation into the proposed acquisition of Base by Liberty Global, looking to see if it will harm competition. Based on its initial investigation, the Commission has concerns the transaction could lead to higher prices, less choice and less innovative services for customers in the Belgian telecommunications market. The Commission now has 90 working days, until 18 February, to take a decision.

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Categories: Fixed / General / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Base / European Commission / European Commission / Europese Commissie / Liberty Global
Countries: Belgium / Europe
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