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EU: EC raids Swedish mobile operators for blocking rivals

According to concerns raised by the European Commission, Sweden’s telecom companies may have illegally prevented other companies from entering the consumer mobile market. According to...

US: T-Mobile CEO says they are ready to talk merger

T-Mobile US CEO, John Legere, has confirmed plans to engage in merger talks once the US Federal Communication Commission lifts its ban, on April...

India: Vodafone sells shares to create the country’s largest operator

Vodafone has agreed to sell 9.5% additional stake to Aditya Birla after they merge their telecom operations to create the country’s largest operator worth...

UK: Ofcom reveals new plan to open up BT broadband

Ofcom has announced detailed plans on how it aims to improve access to Openreach’s infrastructure following the company’s recent separation from BT. The plans laid...

Italy: Watchdog gives Vivendi a year to cut stake in Telecom...

AGCOM said on Tuesday France's Vivendi had one year to cut its stake in either Telecom Italia or broadcaster Mediaset to comply with Italian...

South Africa: Watchdog throws out complaint against Vodacom, MTN

The Competition Commission will not prosecute a complaint lodged by Cell C against Vodacom and MTN, it announced on Tuesday. The complaint relates to anti-competitive...

US: AT&T announces $1.25bn acquisition

AT&T announced on Monday that it would buy Straight Path Communications, a holder of licenses to wireless spectrum, for $1.25 billion in an all-stock...

Australia: Telstra gets blow as court backs ACCC ruling

Telstra is considering its options after the telco suffered a blow in its bid to overturn a ruling handed down by the Australian Competition...

South Korea: Qualcomm blocked Samsung from selling Exynos chips says KFTC

South Korea's Fair Trade Commission has claimed that Qualcomm blocked Samsung from selling its own Exynos processors to other manufacturers through a patent licensing...

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