Telekom Austria Bidding for Kosovo Telecom

CompaniesTelecoms ♦ Published: June 7, 2011; 10:58 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Austrian telecommunications group and a Croatian competitor have been shortlisted in the privatization process of Kosovo’s most profitable company.

Telekom Austria Bidding for Kosovo Telecom / Picture: © Telekom Austria Group

Telekom Austria and T-Hrvatski Telekom, the Croatian subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom, have won the first selection round in the privatization of Post and Telecommunications of Kosovo (PTK). According to the Economic Initiative for Kosovo (ECIKS), the two companies fulfilled the required conditions to be able to bid for a 75% stake in the currently 100% state-owned PTK. A privatization…