The EU Commission clears a merger subject to remedies in the telecommunication market (Vodafone / Liberty Global)

Mergers: Commission clears Vodafone's acquisition of Liberty Global's cable business in Czechia, Germany, Hungary and Romania, subject to conditions* The European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the proposed acquisition by Vodafone of Liberty Global's cable business in Czechia, Germany, Hungary and Romania. The approval is conditional on full compliance with a commitments package offered by Vodafone. Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, said: “In our modern society access to affordable and good quality broadband and TV services is almost as asked for as running water. We have today approved Vodafone's purchase of Liberty Global's business in Czechia, Germany, Hungary and Romania subject to remedies designed to ensure that

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European Commission, The EU Commission clears a merger subject to remedies in the telecommunication market (Vodafone / Liberty Global), 18 July 2019, e-Competitions Bulletin July 2019, Art. N° 91178

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