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T-Mobile, Sprint win U.S. security approvals for merger

4:40am GMT

WASHINGTON T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp have won backing for their $26 billion merger from two national security reviews on Monday, clearing key hurdles in their tie-up bid.

Exclusive: T-Mobile, Sprint see Huawei shun clinching U.S. deal - sources

15 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp believe their foreign owners' offer to stop using Huawei Technologies equipment will help with the United States clearing their $26 billion merger deal, sources said, underscoring the lengths to which Washington has gone to shut out the Chinese company. | Video

独家:T-Mobile和Sprint母公司考虑限制使用华为设备 为交易获批铺路

15 Dec 2018

路透华盛顿/纽约12月14日 - 知情人士告诉路透,T-Mobile US Inc和Sprint Corp预计,双方的合并最早将于下周获得美国国家安全委员会的批准,此前两家公司的母公司表示,将考虑限制使用中国华为技术有限公司的设备。

CVS defends settlement that allowed Aetna merger as judge assesses

15 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON CVS Health Corp defended on Friday an agreement with the U.S. Justice Department which allowed it to purchase health insurer Aetna for $69 billion, a settlement that a federal judge is still assessing.

Group forms to oppose tie-up of U.S. telecom firms T-Mobile, Sprint

13 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON An array of companies and groups that have opposed T-Mobile US Inc's plan to buy Sprint Corp announced on Thursday that they had banded together, saying the deal would lead to higher prices for wireless customers and hurt rural consumers.

Rep. Goodlatte presses administration to support anti-OPEC legislation

12 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON Bob Goodlatte, outgoing chair of the House of Representatives Judiciary Committee, pressed the Justice Department's Makan Delrahim on Wednesday to support legislation that would make it easier for the U.S. government to sue to stop OPEC members from pushing up oil prices.

U.S. appeals court hears arguments on stopping AT&T purchase of Time-Warner

06 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON A three-judge appeals court panel on Thursday questioned the U.S. Justice Department's challenge to a lower court approval's of AT&T Inc's $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner.

U.S. appeals court to hear arguments to stop AT&T purchase of Time-Warner

06 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON, Dec 6 The U.S. Justice Department goes before an appeals court on Thursday to urge a three-judge panel to overturn a lower court ruling and order wireless carrier AT&T Inc to undo its $85.4 billion purchase of entertainment company Time Warner, one of the largest media mergers ever.

Trump panel wants to give USPS right to hike prices for Amazon, others

05 Dec 2018

WASHINGTON The United States Postal Service should have more flexibility to raise rates for packages, according to recommendations from a task force set up by President Donald Trump, a move that could hurt profits of Amazon.com Inc and other large online retailers. | Video

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