Korea authority OKs CSR acquisition by Qualcomm

Friday 20 March 2015 | 13:53 CET | News
CSR announced that the Korea Fair Trade Commission has granted approval for the acquisition of CSR by Qualcomm. CSR further announced that Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission has determined not to exercise its jurisdiction over the transaction. The approval for the acquisition has previously been granted by the US Federal Trade Commission and the German Federal Cartel Office. The completion remains subject to merger control approvals in China and Japan. The acquisition is expected to close in late summer 2015.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: CSR / Qualcomm
Countries: World
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