Croatia’s last remaining national alternative telco H1 Telekom would like to take over Optima Telekom, a telco that has itself offered to buy H1 Telekom.
The Croatian incumbent Hravtski Telekom (HT) has submitted a request to the country’s Agency for Protection of Market Competition (AZTN) to prolong the temporary management of the alternative telco Optima Telekom for a further three years.
Croatia’s Competition Agency AZTN has conditionally allowed the concentration of the incumbent Hravtski Telekom (T-HT) with Optima Telekom (OT).
The Croatian Competition Agency (AZTN) has announced that the merger of the incumbent Hrvatski Telekom (T-HT) and alternative telco Optima Telekom (OT) cannot be permitted.
The Croatian incumbent Hravtski Telekom (T-HT) has signaled its intention to enter into a strategic partnership with the alternative telco Optima Telekom (OT) in order to save the latter from bankruptcy.
The Croatian alternative telco Optima Telekom ended the first quarter with 17,500 subscribers to its OptiTV television service, distributed through the company’s own LLU network.