January 3, 2013 / 2:05 PM / 5 years ago

Hutchison Whampoa closes acquisition of Orange Austria

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VIENNA (Reuters) - Hutchison Whampoa Ltd has completed its 1.3 billion euro ($1.7 billion) acquisition of Orange Austria to make it Austria's third-biggest mobile operator, it said on Thursday.

Its purchase from Mid Europa Partners and France Telecom-Orange followed extensive negotiations that finally won European Union and Austrian regulatory approval last month.

($1 = 0.7553 euro)

Reporting by Michael Shields; Editing by Dan Lalor

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