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German mobile firm Drillisch to move upmarket after 1&1 deal

Jun 23 2017

FRANKFURT German low-cost mobile phone operator Drillisch plans to move upmarket after its 8 billion euro ($8.9 billion) merger with United Internet's 1&1 brand, its chief executive said, posing a new challenge to premium brands.

Telekom schielt auf Mega-Deal in USA - Hürden aber hoch

May 31 2017

Köln Telekom-Chef Tim Höttges lässt sich beim Poker um die Erfolgstochter T-Mobile US nicht in die Karten schauen.

United Internet buys Drillisch to stir up German telecoms market

May 12 2017

FRANKFURT German internet service provider United Internet plans to buy a majority stake in mobile operator Drillisch in a staggered stock and cash deal which will boost competition at the low end of the crowded German telecoms market.

T-Mobile US set to take part in U.S. merger talks: Deutsche Telekom

May 11 2017

FRANKFURT T-Mobile US will very likely be part of merger talks in the United States and its strong position there should give it time to find the best fit, its parent Deutsche Telekom said on Thursday.

SAP chairman defends executive pay system

May 10 2017

MANNHEIM, Germany SAP said on Wednesday its executive pay system was reasonable, defending management bonuses against the criticism of some shareholders.

SAP kassiert Denkzettel nach Kritik an Managerbezahlung

May 10 2017

Mannheim Die Aktionäre haben dem Aufsichtsrat des Softwarekonzerns SAP wegen der neuen Regeln zur Managerbezahlung einen Schuss vor den Bug verpasst.

SAP narrowly wins shareholder backing after pay dispute

May 10 2017

MANNHEIM, Germany SAP's supervisory board narrowly won the backing of shareholders at its annual general meeting on Wednesday after criticism of the German software company's executive pay.

SAP narrowly wins shareholder backing after pay dispute

May 10 2017

MANNHEIM, Germany SAP's supervisory board narrowly won the backing of shareholders at its annual general meeting on Wednesday after criticism of the German software company's executive pay.

Infineon second-quarter oper profit slightly below expectations

May 04 2017

FRANKFURT German chipmaker Infineon on Thursday stuck with its full-year guidance, which it raised in March, after reporting slightly weaker-than-expected quarterly operating profit.

German industry warns against underinvestment in fiber telecom links

Apr 21 2017

FRANKFURT Germany's powerful engineering industry fears the country will miss out on becoming a global power in digital manufacturing due to complacency about investing in a high-speed, fiber-based telecoms network.

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