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MasMovil to acquire Orange assets next month - report

Wednesday 29 July 2015 | 10:46 CET | News
Spanish telecommunications provider MasMovil Ibercom is set to close the acquisition of assets divested by Orange following its merger with Jazztel by the end of August, reports EFE, citing MasMovil CEO Meinrad Spenger. Orange won the EC's approval for its takeover of Jazztel by agreeing to divest an independent FTTH network covering 720,000 households and giving wholesale access to Jazztel's national ADSL network for up to eight years. MasMovil is now in pole position to acquire the divested assets after Yoigo last month announced it was withdrawing from the auction. "For us, these assets

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Categories: General
Companies: Jazztel / Masmovil / Orange / Yoigo
Countries: Spain
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