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Liberty Global reiterates commitment to UPC Switzerland sale to Sunrise

Tuesday 27 August 2019 | 10:47 CET | News
Liberty Global said in a statement that it is "fully committed" to completing the sale of UPC Switzerland to Sunrise, following the recent spat between Freenet and Sunrise.

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Companies: Freenet / Liberty Global / Sunrise / UPC
Countries: Switzerland
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