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T-Mobile gets backing from Texas, Nevada for Sprint takeover

Tuesday 26 November 2019 | 09:50 CET | News
T-Mobile US has won two more states to support its merger with Sprint. The attorneys general of Texas and Nevada each announced agreements with the operator to drop their opposition to the merger in exchange for commitments from the company. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Sprint / T-Mobile US
Countries: United States
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