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NZ Commission outlines issues in Vodafone, Sky merger

Thursday 14 July 2016 | 11:51 CET | News
The New Zealand Commerce Commission has published a Statement of Preliminary Issues relating to the proposed merger of Vodafone and Sky. The statement outlines the key competition issues that the Commission currently considers will be important in deciding whether or not to approve the merger. Interested parties can submit comments by 28 July. The Commission has agreed with Vodafone and Sky to make a decision by 11 November. If no issues are identified, the Commission will make a decision earlier. Sky Network Television is seeking clearance to acquire up to 100 percent of the assets and/or

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Companies: Sky Network / Vodafone New Zealand
Countries: New Zealand
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