Hutchison considering legal action against EU over rejected O2 merger

The telecoms company CK Hutchison Holdings says it is considering taking legal action against the European Commission, after the European Union's executive blocked plans to merge its Three services in Britain with the O2 mobile phone operator.

"We are deeply disappointed by the commission's decision to prohibit the merger," the Hong Kong-based conglomerate says in a statement posted on its website.

"We will study the commission's decision in detail and will be considering our options, including the possibility of a legal challenge," it adds.

Last update: Fri, 24/06/2016 - 08:49
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