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Thursday, July 3, 2014

EU Commission Okays Merger of Spanish, German Telecoms

European Union regulators have given Telefonica the go-ahead to acquire mobile company E-Plus. The merger allows Germany's third and fourth largest cell phone companies to compete with rivals T-mobile and Vodaphone. Madrid-based Telefonica arranged to purchase E-plus for nearly $12 billion earlier this year. More here from the New York Times, here from the Guardian.

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