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Multimedia Polska agrees merger with Vectra to create Poland's largest cable operator

Wednesday 29 August 2018 | 09:58 CET | News
Cable operator Multimedia Polska has agreed a sale to Vectra, the second-largest cable company in Poland. This follows Multimedia's failed merger with the largest cable operator UPC, which was blocked by competition concerns after long delays. 

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Multimedia Polska / UPC Poland / Vectra
Countries: Poland
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