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Telia formally notifies European Commission of plan to acquire Bonnier Broadcasting

Friday 15 March 2019 | 13:16 CET | News
Telia Company said it has now formally notified the European Commission of its acquisition of Bonnier Broadcasting, in line with EU merger control regulations. The commission will analyse the competition aspects of the transaction in a phase 1 investigation. The process normally lasts for 25 working days and will either result in a clearance of the acquisition, or in an in-depth, phase 2 investigation.

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