Merger Gets Final Green Light

Glick, Eric
May 2001
Wireless Week;05/07/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 19, p20
Trade Publication
Reports that the United States (U.S.) Federal Communications Commission voted unanimously on April 24, 2001 to approve the Deutsche Telekom AG-VoiceStream Wireless Inc. merger deal. Reaction of U.S. Senator Ernest Hollings to the approval of the merger; Expected stake of the German government in Deutsche Telekom once the merger passes muster with shareholders from the companies involved; Bill proposed by Hollings to limit the merger.


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