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Telia declines to comment on media speculation over bid for Bonnier Broadcasting

Monday 9 September 2019 | 09:38 CET | News
Telia Company said it notes speculation in the media regarding the European Commission's ongoing investigation into its plan to acquire Bonnier Broadcasting. The operator did not specify which speculation it was referring to, but both Reuters and Swedish business newspaper Dagens Industri have reported in the past week that Telia has offered concessions.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Bonnier / C More / European Commission / Telia
Countries: Sweden
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