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NJJ-led consortium completes acquisition of Eir

Monday 9 April 2018 | 14:07 CET | News
The NJJ Group-led acquisition of Irish telecoms company Eir has now been completed. A consortium led by NJJ Telecom Europe has acquired a majority stake in the operator. 

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