November 12, 2019 / 4:29 PM / a month ago

Russian watchdog approves Rostelecom's purchase of Tele2 Russia: report

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia’s Federal Anti-Monopoly Service on Tuesday approved a request by state-controlled telecoms group Rostelecom (RTKM.MM) to purchase of 100% of mobile phone operator Tele2 Russia, Interfax news agency reported.

Rostelecom is buying the remaining 55% stake in Tele2 Russia, which is owned by state-controlled bank VTB (VTBR.MM) and its partners, Kommersant reported on Monday.

Writing by Polina Ivanova; Editing by Alexander Smith

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