Deutsche Telekom to review UK business venture (UK)

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Deutsche Telekom AG is pondering over the options to call it quits in the UK market. Exit options are being considered by the Deutsche Telekom due to the requirement of additional funds, as it was unsuccessful in selling its T-Mobile USA unit. The company needed to raise funds for reducing its debt by US$17 billion and had the plans to …

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Telefonica and Deutsche Telekom ink network sharing agreement (Germany)

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Telefonica Germany and Deutsche Telekom have entered into a long term network sharing agreement with one another. According to company reports, Telefonica Germany will use Deutsche Telekom’s network infrastructure in the future to set up 2,000 Telefonica’s fiber aggregation points so as to transmit data faster and with greater capacity. René Schuster, CEO, Telefónica Germany, has said that the agreement …

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AT&T terminates bid for T-Mobile merger (USA)

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Wireless carrier AT&T’s long lasting battle to acquire Deutsche Telekom’s T-Mobile has finally come to an end, with both operators having mutually agreed to terminate the deal. The news, while being a setback for AT&T, has been greatly welcomed by the industry as a whole which believes that this outcome is beneficial for the consumers. As per the agreement, AT&T …

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German government concerned over regulatory opposition for AT&T merger (Germany, USA)

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The German government which holds a 32 percent stake in Deutsche Telekom has reportedly voiced concerns regarding the regulatory hurdles for the US$ 39 billion deal with AT&T. According to reports, the government believes that the continuous opposition may cause the merger to fail. The deal has been opposed by both the Department of Justice as well as the Federal …

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AT&T may seek legal action against FCC (USA)

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US based mobile operator, AT&T has reportedly threatened to sue the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), in the event that the agency does not permit the operator to withdraw its application to purchase T-Mobile for $ 39 billion. According to reports, Wayne Watts, General Counsel, AT&T has said that they have every right to withdraw their merger from the FCC, and …

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