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Hutchison makes 'final offer' for Orange deal approval

Friday 2 November 2012 | 11:20 CET | News
Hutchison has offered another concession to EU competition authorities as it tries to win approval for its proposed takeover of Orange Austria, reports Austrian newspaper 'Die Presse'. It has offered to make frequencies available to a potential new rival operator, with a Hutchison spokesperson saying that this was a 'final offer'.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 Austria / Orange Austria
Countries: Austria / Europe
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