The European Commission has approved the merger of Tele2 AB’s Dutch operations and T-Mobile Netherlands without conditions.
Tele2 has said it notes the media speculation about the merger between Tele2 and T-Mobile in the Netherlands, and confirms that Tele2 remains optimistic the European Commissionwill approve the Dutch merger, without conditions.
Deutsche Telekom has not proposed remedies to the European Commission to relieve its competition concerns over the proposed merger of T-Mobile and Tele2 Netherlands.
T-Mobile will launch a localised version of the BBC Earth on an exclusive basis in the Czech Republic on November 15.
T-Mobile has signed an agreement with the Polish incumbent Orange giving it access to the latter’s FTTH network.
T-Mobile in the Netherlands has launched an TV app for Apple TV 4: TV Anywhere, enabling consumers to watch television via Apple TV in addition to the interactive TV box.
Viceland will be available to over two million new households in the Netherlands following two new deals with carriers in the region. From this month the channel will be available via KPN and T-Mobile.
The number of TV connections in the Netherlands has dropped by 0.1% during the first quarter of 2018 to 7.47 million.
Dutch consumer authority ACM and the European Commission are working together in assessment of T-Mobile’s planned acquisition of Tele2.
T-Mobile in The Netherlands is bringing the Apple TV app that is now used for its OTT a la carte service Knippr to its fixed-line product T-Mobile Thuis (Home).