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TeliaSonera and Telenor pick CEO for planned Danish JV

Telenor and TeliaSonera appointed Hilde Tonne as CEO of their future joint venture in Denmark, as the two Nordic giants press ahead with plans to merge their respective businesses in the country.

TeliaSonera reshuffles management, CTO to leave this week

TeliaSonera announced a number of senior management changes that will see group CTO Sverker Hannervall leave his full-time position at the company on Wednesday this week (Jul.1).

Telenor, TeliaSonera unfazed by EC objections to Danish merger

Telenor and TeliaSonera shrugged off a European Commission (EC) statement of objections to a planned combination of their Danish businesses as nothing more than an "ordinary event" in such a merger process.

TeliaSonera extends fiber into Netrality Properties' Kansas City, Philadelphia and Houston facilities

TeliaSonera International Carrier (TSIC) is enhancing its presence in the United States wholesale services market by establishing fiber connections at three of Netrality Properties' facilities in Kansas City, Philadelphia and Houston.

TeliaSonera says 100G opportunities with content companies, enterprises continue to ramp

TeliaSonera International Carrier (TSIC) is seeing more of its customer base scaling their demand for 100G optical wavelength services in North America.

Sigve Brekke announced as Telenor's new CEO

Telenor has appointed Sigve Brekke as its new CEO to replace long-serving industry veteran Jon Fredrik Baksaas, who retires in August after 13 year at the helm of the Norway-based operator.  

TeliaSonera ramps North American expansion, increases reach by 40%

TeliaSonera International Carrier's ongoing drive into the North American market has enabled it to increase its overall reach to 40 percent.

TeliaSonera achieves MEF Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification

TeliaSonera has become the latest service provider to gain the Metro Ethernet Forum's Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Certification (CE 2.0), adding new quality and service enhancements to its retail and wholesale lines for business and carrier customers.

TDC considers sale of hosting unit

TDC launched a strategic review of its hosting business that may lead to a sale of the unit, although the Denmark-based operator stressed that no decision has yet been made

Telenor and TeliaSonera confident of Danish merger approval in 2015

Telenor and TeliaSonera said they were confident that a planned merger of their respective Danish mobile network operations would be approved during 2015 after the European Commission (EC) opened an in-depth investigation into the proposed deal. The approval deadline has already been extended by a further 10 days to Sept. 2.