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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Czech O2 cuts wholesale LTE prices after regulator push
Tuesday, 21 Feb 2017 03:48am EST 

O2 Czech Republic As : says has new offer for virtual operators . company had pledged to cut wholesale prices for mobile Internet services after regulator warned current prices were too high for mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) [nL5N1FA2C2] . new wholesale price is 0.15 crowns per MB, down from 0.43 Further company coverage: [SPTT.PR] ($1 = 25.5870 Czech crowns) ((jason.hovet@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

PPF says sells 3 percent in O2 Czech Republic
Tuesday, 7 Feb 2017 10:55am EST 

O2 Czech Republic As : PPF says sells 3 percent in O2 Czech Republic . Says shares sold to Belviport Trading . Says divestment is a one-off decision by the group and it is not currently planning to sell further shares in O2 . PPF says aim is to increase O2 Czech Republic free float . Says sale will raise free float to 17.4 pct excluding treasury shares; PPF equity stake down to 81.1 pct, voting rights to 82.4 pct . Belviport Trading is vehicle owned by Czech investor Pavel Tykac, its stake rises to around 3.92 pct Further company coverage: [SPTT.PR] ((prague.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +420 224 190 477;)).  Full Article

O2 Czech Republic says share premium distribution mid-term intention, not one-off
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017 05:14am EST 

O2 Czech Republic As : says share premium distribution not one-off but mid-term intention . says decided not to provide any specific financial guidance for 2017 at this stage, does not want to put commercial strategy "at risk" . said earlier it would propose a dividend of 17 crowns per share from 2016 net profit, up from 16 crowns a share the previous year, on top of its intention to pay part of its share premium at the level of 4 crowns a share [nP7N1AK01X] Further company coverage: [SPTT.PR] (Reporting By Jason Hovet) ((jason.hovet@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

O2 Czech Republic aims to fulfill requirements in new LTE wholesale offer
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2017 05:00am EST 

O2 Czech Republic As : says on analyst conference call "we think we will fulfill" all regulator requirements for wholesale LTE with planned new offer [nL5N1FA2C2] Further company coverage: [SPTT.PR] (Reporting By Jason Hovet) ((jason.hovet@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Czech O2 shares fall on regulator pressure
Monday, 30 Jan 2017 04:51am EST 

O2 Czech Republic As : shares fall to lowest since Jan. 2 . analysts says shares giving up recent gains on worries over new regulation, profit-taking . telecoms watchdog (CTU) is pushing for substantially higher fines it could impose on the three leading mobile operators if they do not lower network rental prices for smaller operators, head of office says in Hospodarske Noviny [nL5N1FK14L] [nL5N1FA2C2] . fines should change to apply as a percentage of revenues . O2 Czech Republic to report fourth-quarter earnings on Tuesday . shares have traded at new highs this month Further company coverage: [SPTT.PR] ((jason.hovet@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Czech watchdog fines Vodafone, O2 Czech Republic CZK 99 mln for anti-competitive network connections
Monday, 9 Jan 2017 04:27am EST 

O2 Czech Republic , Vodafone Group Plc : Czech anti-monopoly office says fines Vodafone, O2 Czech Republic CZK 99 million for anti-competitive network connections . Fine to be shared by the two firms . Says firms illegally agreed since 2001 to connect their networks directly, without the alternative to engage third parties even if transit through third party was more favourable for customers . Says banned the agreement . Says first ruling on the issue was in 2003, this ruling follows court examination; says one party hads filed an appeal aginst this new ruling Further company coverage: [VOD.L] [SPTT.PR] ((prague.newsroom@thomsonreuters.com; +420 224 190 477;)).  Full Article

Czech O2 buys 680,393 own shares between Nov 14-18, avg price CZK 237.30/share
Friday, 18 Nov 2016 12:58pm EST 

O2 Czech Republic As : O2 Czech Republic says bought 680,393 own shares Nov 14-18 . Average price CZK 237.30 a share . In total, has acquired 3.4 million shares as part of buyback programme at average price CZK 237.87 crowns . Company had say may carry trades in larger volumes for half of November after changes to MSCI Czech Republic Index expected to cut its weighting [nP7N1CC00W] Further company coverage: [SPTT.PR] ((jason.hovet@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Czech O2 says not providing guidance for 2016, keeping product flexibility
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 07:35am EDT 

O2 Czech Republic As : says on Q2 conference call believes customer base in fixed line is stable, much more stable than before . says not providing guidance for 2016, decided against to keep flexibility in product offer, to keep new offer launches "confidential" from market Further company coverage: [SPTT.PR] ((jason.hovet@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

Czech O2: negative impact of roaming regulation to be more visible ahead
Thursday, 28 Jul 2016 07:24am EDT 

O2 Czech Republic As : O2 Czech Republic CEO says on Q2 conference call: expects negative impact of roaming regulation to be more visible in following quarters Further company coverage: [SPTT.PR] (Reporting By Jason Hovet) ((jason.hovet@thomsonreuters.com;)).  Full Article

O2 Czech Republic as and China Telecom sign data roaming agreement - Reuters
Friday, 22 Apr 2016 03:21am EDT 

O2 Czech Republic as:O2 Czech Republic has signed a memorandum with China Telecom Europe on cooperation in data services roaming and other strategic areas, the Czech telecoms company said on Friday-Reuters.The agreement will also cover data centre services and public sector IT development projects, O2 and China Telecom said in a joint statement.Charlie Cao, director of China Telecom Europe, said in the statement the companies would look for further areas for cooperation, as well as offering products in other countries.O2 Czech Republic has a similar deal with Telefonica , which was its former majority owner until the Spanish company sold its stake in 2014 to Czech investment group PPF, owned by the country's richest businessman Petr Kellner.The Czech Republic has courted Chinese investment.Chinese President Xi Jinping made a landmark visit to the central European country in March during which several investment deals were signed.  Full Article

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UPDATE 1-O2 Czech Republic to get EUR 40.7 million from Slovak unit profit

* says Slovak unit to pay it part of 2016 profit in amount EUR 40.7 million, or around 1.1 billion crowns