0
General

Telekom mulls sale of Romanian unit after ordinance 114 - report

Wednesday 22 May 2019 | 14:09 CET | News
Deutsche Telekom is considering selling its operation in Romania, writes G4Media.ro citing sources in the telecom market. Internal discussions about the sale of Telekom Romania intensified following government ordinance 114. Called by the local government "Ordinance against greed," the act increased the regulatory fees paid by telecom and postal operators to 3 percent of their turnover.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / Digi / Orange / OTE / Telekom Albania / Telekom Romania
Countries: Romania
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Romania may remove telecom-related provisions from ordinance 114

Published 03 Dec 2019 14:15 CET | Romania
Romania's prime minister Ludovic Orban wants to remove governance ordinance 114's provisions referring to banking, energy, ...

Deutsche Telekom supervisory board yet to discuss Orange merger, awaits message from govt - report

Published 29 Nov 2019 09:51 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom has not discussed yet the possibility of a merger with Orange  at supervisory board level, Handelsblatt reports ...

Deutsche Telekom explores merger with Orange - report

Published 28 Nov 2019 11:47 CET | Europe | Update: 28 Nov 2019 11:40 CET
Deutsche Telekom is exploring the possibility of a merger with Orange, Handelsblatt reports citing sources familiar with the ...

Digi interested in buying Telekom Romania's mobile network, licences - report

Published 19 Sep 2019 10:03 CET | Romania
Romanian operator Digi Communications would like to buy Telekom Romania's mobile network and its radio licences but without its ...

Deutsche Telekom to sell Romanian fixed unit to Orange - report

Published 02 Sep 2019 13:09 CET | Romania
Deutsche Telekom has received the Romanian state's approval to sell its fixed-line telephony division, the former Romtelecom, to ...

Telekom Romania to increase TV prices in October

Published 30 Aug 2019 11:17 CET | Romania
Telekom Romania has informed fixed customers of new price increases from October, reports Media-max.ro. Customers who don't ...

Romania adopts emergency ordinance to make possible 5G tender in 2019

Published 04 Jul 2019 08:51 CET | Romania
Romanian Government adopted an emergency ordinance concerning the provisions of the controversial ordinance 114 which in its ...

Romanian govt initiates draft emergency ordinance to make possible 5G tender in 2019

Published 02 Jul 2019 08:13 CET | Romania
Romania's Ministry of Communications initiated a draft emergency ordinance aimed at correcting government ordinance 114's telecom ...

Roussev to submit offer for Telekom Romania - report

Published 01 Jul 2019 10:08 CET | Romania
Bulgarian businessman Spass Roussev is preparing to make an offer to Deutsche Telekom to buy OTE's subsidiary Telekom Romania, ...

Romanian regulator says new licence fee rules holding back 5G auction

Published 11 Jun 2019 15:26 CET | Romania
Lovin said Ancom cannot launch the tender with starting prices based on the so-called "ordinance of greed." These prices are not ...

Telekom Romania renews carriage deal for kids channel Minimax

Published 31 May 2019 11:00 CET | Romania
AMC Networks International - Central and Northern Europe (AMCNI - CNE) said it renewed a distribution agreement for Minimax with ...

OTE revenues down slightly on Romania weakness

Published 09 May 2019 11:18 CET | Greece
OTE reported first-quarter revenues up just 0.2 percent to EUR 908.6 million, as growth in its home market was offset by ...

OTE completes sale of Telekom Albania to Albania Telecom Invest

Published 08 May 2019 15:38 CET | Albania
OTE said it finalised the sale of its entire stake in Telekom Albania to Albania Telecom Invest. The Albanian operator was sold ...

Vodafone Romania fined RON 70,000 for unfair commercial practices - report

Published 26 Apr 2019 08:08 CET | Romania
Romania's national authority for consumer protection (ANPC) fined Vodafone Romania with RON 70,000 for using an alleged unfair ...

Vodafone Romania to increase monthly fees from 6 May

Published 03 Apr 2019 10:09 CET | Romania
Vodafone Romania confirmed it will increase from 6 May the prices of all its residential postpaid subscriptions by less than EUR ...

EC warns Romania about effects of telecom regulatory ordinance

Published 21 Mar 2019 14:19 CET | Romania
The European Commission's general director of Communications Networks, Content and Technology, Roberto Viola, attacked Romania's ...

Vodafone Romania considers price increases, lower investments after govt ordinance 114

Published 12 Mar 2019 08:44 CET | Romania
Vodafone Romania's CEO Murielle Lorilloux told local paper Ziarul Financiar that the new taxes imposed on telecom companies ...

Romanian govt proposes increase in telecom regulatory fees

Published 19 Dec 2018 11:23 CET | Romania
Romania's Finance Ministry wants to increase the telecom and postal market's combined monitoring fee to 3 percent of annual ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

02 Nov Cirrus Logic fiscal Q2
02 Nov Ceragon Networks Q3 2020
02 Nov SBA Communications Q3
02 Nov Adtran Q3 2020
02 Nov Neophotonics Q3 2020
02 Nov Lumentum fiscal Q1
02 Nov Skyworks fiscal Q4
02 Nov Idemia Q3 2020
02 Nov Arista Q3 2020
02 Nov Web Summit
03 Nov TIM Q3 2020
03 Nov Oteclo Q3 2020
04 Nov Fitbit Q3
04 Nov Lumen Technologies (formerly CenturyLink) Q3
04 Nov Qualcomm fiscal Q4
04 Nov Liberty Latin America Q3 2020
04 Nov Smith Micro Q3 2020
04 Nov Net Insight Q3 2020
04 Nov Qorvo fiscal Q2
04 Nov Telecom Italia Q3 2020
04 Nov Cellnex Q3
04 Nov Syn Q3 2020
04 Nov Magyar Telekom Q3 2020
04 Nov Liberty Global Q3 2020
04 Nov Softbank fiscal Q2
04 Nov Digital Infra Africa
05 Nov Cable One Q3 2020
05 Nov Aviat Q1
05 Nov Netia Q3 2020
05 Nov Viasat Q2
::: More Calendar Items