Tele2 AB (TEL2b.ST)
FRANKFURT, Aug 9 Deutsche Telekom said that market conditions in the Netherlands were very difficult, reinforcing the case behind its bid to buy the Dutch business of Sweden's Tele2 that is now undergoing a European Union antitrust review.
STOCKHOLM Sweden's Telia Company announced a $1 billion deal to buy Bonnier Broadcasting on Friday, its second major acquisition in a week as the top Nordic telecoms operator looks to expand its media business.
LONDON Scandinavia's largest telecom operator, Telia , was close to sealing a deal on Thursday to acquire the broadcasting and streaming media business of Swedish publishing firm Bonnier AB, sources familiar with negotiations said.
BRUSSELS/STOCKHOLM Deutsche Telekom faces a four-month investigation into its bid to buy the Dutch business of Swedish peer Tele2 after EU antitrust regulators voiced concerns about the deal.
* Probe underscores EU's tough line against 4-to-3 telco deals (Adds European Commission confirmation of investigation, Tele2 comment)
BRUSSELS The European Commission said on Tuesday it had opened an in-depth investigation into Deutsche Telekom's planned purchase of the Dutch operations of Sweden's Tele2.
BRUSSELS, June 12 The European Commission said on Tuesday it had opened an in-depth investigation into Deutsche Telekom's planned purchase of the Dutch operations of Sweden's Tele2.
BRUSSELS, May 3 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
BRIEF-Tele2 Q1 core profit above expectations, updates financial framework after proposed Com Hem merger
* SAYS UPDATED FINANCIAL FRAMEWORK FOR COMBINED COMPANY, POST PROPOSED MERGER WITH COM HEM,
April 17 Cable TV firm Com Hem, which in January struck a deal to be bought by Tele2, on Tuesday said it still believed the acquisition would be approved as it posted first-quarter earnings in line with expectations.