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Virgin Media and O2 announce £31bn mega merger in the UK
The deal will see the pair invest around £10 billion in UK connectivity over the next 5 years
O2 could delay UK’s 5G spectrum auction by up to 18 months, as it threatens legal action
The UK is set to auction off much needed 5G spectrum by the end of the year
Telefonica confirms it is in talks to merge O2 with Virgin Media in the UK
Telefonica has now confirmed that it is actively involved in early stage discussions with Liberty Global over the potential merger of their UK based assets
Millicom pulls out of $570m deal for Telefonica’s Costa Rican assets
Telefonica has more than 2.3 million subscribers in Costa Rica through its Movistar brand
UK telecoms market set for significant shakeup as O2 and Virgin Media discuss potential merger
While discussions are at an early phase, the deal has the potential to have a huge impact on the UK’s connectivity market
Telefonica to offload its towers in Germany for €1.5bn
The deal will include a leaseback agreement, to ensure that O2 Deutschland can continue to access the towers
Telefonica launches 4G and 5G Open RAN tests
Telefonica will partner with a number of pioneering Open RAN firms to fast track open access solutions in Europe and South America
Schindler and Telefónica ink big IoT deal
For smart elevators and escalators.