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Telecom Italia, Metroweb deal would face "serious" probe

Wednesday 26 November 2014 | 09:09 CET | News
Telecom Italia's planned acquisition of broadband provider Metroweb would be subject to highly stringent conditions, according to the head of Italy's anti-trust and competition regulator AGCM. "Such a move would require a particularly serious evaluation," said AGCM chairman Giovanni Pitruzzella at an event in Rome. He revealed no details about any conditions that could be imposed on Telecom Italia, but he did confirm that neither AGCM nor telecoms regulator AgCom were currently looking into the possible deal. Telecom Italia last week announced that a proposal had been sent to Italian

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Companies: Metroweb / Telecom Italia
Countries: Italy
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