TPG Telecom Limited (TPG) - proposed merger with Vodafone Hutchison Australia Pty Ltd (VHA)
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TPG Telecom Limited (TPG)
Vodafone Hutchison Australia Pty Ltd (VHA)
The ACCC notes the announcement of the proposed merger between TPG and VHA. We expect to commence a public review shortly once we have received a submission and other information from the merger parties. The public review will commence with a provisional timeline of approximately 12 weeks.
The parties have also announced joint venture arrangements. The ACCC will be investigating the joint venture arrangements to see if they raise competition concerns under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010.
Any queries regarding the matter may be directed to Isabelle Arnaud on 02 6243 1271 or Morgan Woodland on 02 9230 9194