Telia Sonera gets approval of Tele2 acquisition in Norway

February 2015
European Telecom;Feb2015, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p5
The article reports on the approval of telecommunications firm TeliaSonera AB's acquisition of its competitor Tele2 AB by the Norwegian Competition Authority. It mentions that the transaction costed 4.5 billion Swedish Krona (SEK) which is part of the efforts of the company in providing 4G mobile communication system in the country. An overview of the perspective of its chief executive officer (CEO) Johan Dennelind on the merger is also presented.


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