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TeliaSonera wins clearance for takeover of Tele2 Norway

Thursday 5 February 2015 | 09:04 CET | News
Norwegian authorities have approved new conditions for Tele2 to sell its mobile activities in the country to TeliaSonera. The competition authority vetoed the deal in December, and the operators proposed new remedies. Under the new deal, the customer base of Network Norway will be sold to the operator ICE. Network Norway is part of Tele2 and has around 90,000 business customers. TeliaSonera also agreed to provide ICE with national roaming. The total price for TeliaSonera to acquire the remaining assets drops to SEK 4.5 billion from SEK 5.1 billion. However, TeliaSonera said it does not see

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ICE / Network Norway / Tele2 / Telia
Countries: Norway
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