Croatian Purchase for Telekom Austria

CompaniesTelecoms ♦ Published: January 25, 2011; 09:48 ♦ (Vindobona)

Telekom Austria is facing the purchase of Croatia's fixed-network provider Metronet for the amount of € 100m. However, the bidding process is not complete yet.

Croatian Purchase for Telekom Austria / Picture: ©

The "Wirtschaftsblatt" reports on the possible acquisition of Telekom Austria in Croatia, but two other competitors are also interested in Metronet.

Telekom Austria tries to operate only full-service provider on its markets. In addition to fixed line and mobile telephony, also online services are to be made available. This strategy has been implemented previously only in Austria…