Total Telecom – TeliaSonera to acquire Tele2 Norway for €548m

“This is the predictable result of a pretty miserable and failed spectrum licensing process, which has resulted in pretty dramatic consolidation,” said Bengt Nordström, CEO of Swedish consultancy Northstream.

“Norway now essentially has two strong operators, plus a very small outfit with lots of spectrum, little infrastructure and few customers,” he said.

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Bengt Nordstrom, CEO of Nordic consultancy Northstream, said the sale “is the predictable result of a pretty miserable and failed spectrum licensing process, which has resulted in pretty dramatic consolidation. Norway now essentially has two strong operators, plus a very small outfit with lots of spectrum, little infrastructure and few customers.” Read full article Related
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