Telenor ASA (TEL.OL)
17 Apr 2019
(Corrects paragraph 17 in April 9 story to "jumped as much as 7 percent" from "jumped about 40.2 percent")
* STOXX 600 slides from eight-month high hit earlier on Tuesday
OSLO Telenor will enter Finland's telecoms market after agreeing to buy a controlling stake in the country's third-largest mobile firm DNA, completing its presence in the Nordic region.
* DNA shares rise 8.3 pct, Telenor drops 0.3 pct (Adds Telenor CEO, DNA chairman, valuation, bullets)
OSLO Telenor CEO Sigve Brekke met with the CEO, CFO and Chairman of DNA in Helsinki on Tuesday soon after its acquisition of a 54-percent stake in the Finnish mobile operator was announced, Brekke said on Tuesday.
OSLO, April 9 Telenor CEO Sigve Brekke met with the CEO, CFO and Chairman of DNA in Helsinki on Tuesday soon after its acquisition of a 54-percent stake in the Finnish mobile operator was announced, Brekke said on Tuesday.
April 9 European shares opened slightly lower on Tuesday, weighed down by planemaker Airbus and its suppliers, which took a hit from proposed U.S. tariffs, while an event-packed week kept investors cautious.
OSLO, April 9 Norwegian mobile operator Telenor has agreed to buy a 54-percent stake in Finnish telecoms firm DNA for 1.5 billion euros ($1.69 billion), it said on Tuesday.
OSLO, March 27 Telenor has sold 100 million shares in Veon for net proceeds of $213 million as it continues a gradual exit from its Netherlands-based telecoms peer, the Norwegian company said on Wednesday.
OSLO, Feb 25 Norway's Telenor will conduct a 5G mobile network trial with Nokia in Denmark, it said on Monday, the second recently announced trial by the firm to be conducted with a Huawei rival.