TPG-Vodafone merger passes foreign investment review – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

TPG and Vodafone have received final regulatory approval for their planned $15 billion merger, with the Foreign Investment Review Board indicating it would not object. Vodafone Hutchison Australia (VHA) CEO Iñaki Berroeta said in a statement that the FIRB approval “meant the merger process was now well underway.” “The merger is now another significant step […]

Amazon’s foreign websites named in US piracy and counterfeiting report – Strategy- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Several of Amazon’s foreign websites have been added to the US trade regulator’s “Notorious Markets” report on marketplaces known for counterfeiting and piracy concerns. The Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR) on Wednesday cited allegations of counterfeit goods sold on the Seattle-based online retailer’s websites in Canada, Germany, France, India and the United Kingdom. […]

UK made a firm decision on Huawei in 5G – foreign ministry’s top official – Security – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Britain’s government made a firm decision to allow China’s Huawei to have a role in building the country’s 5G phone network and as far as the foreign ministry’s top official understands it is not being reopened, he said on Tuesday. Britain decided in January to allow Huawei into what the government said were non-sensitive parts […]