• Report claims that the T-Mobile-Sprint merger will receive DOJ approval next week

    4 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Late last month, we told you about the good news and bad news related to the $26.5 billion merger between T-Mobile and Sprint. While FCC Chairman Ajit Pai had approved the deal and told other commissioners that they should vote in favor of it, the Justice Department had concerns. Both regulatory agencies looked at different aspects of the deal; the FCC examined the technical issues that could pop up from the transaction while the DOJ concerned itself with the loss of competition that such a deal might bring. The merger needs approval from both agencies to close, and the Justice Department ...
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  • T-Mobile and Sprint to sell Boost Mobile, spectrum holdings for merger

    T-Mobile and Sprint to sell Boost Mobile, spectrum holdings for merger

    4 days ago - By Android Central

    Dish Network, Charter and Altice rumored to buy the assets.
    What you need to know
    T-Mobile and Sprint close to agreeing to divest Boost Mobile and some spectrum.
    Dish Network, Charter and Altice rumored to buy the assets to create new fourth carrier.
    Deal between DOJ, carriers and asset buyer could be made as early as next week.
    T-Mobile and Sprint are edging ever-closer to merger approval by working with the Department of Justice to divest assets that would create a new fourth wireless carrier. Building on information from a previous report , the New York Times says the carriers are in...
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  • Sprint and T-Mobile Merger Approval, Said to Be Near, Could Undercut Challenge by States

    Sprint and T-Mobile Merger Approval, Said to Be Near, Could Undercut Challenge by States

    4 days ago - By NY Times

    Provisions set by the Justice Department, described by people familiar with the plan, could weaken a lawsuit that 10 attorneys general filed to try to block the $26 billion deal.
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  • DOJ edges closer to T-Mobile-Sprint approval - CNET

    4 days ago - By CNET

    The New York Times reports that the Justice Department could approve the deal as early as next week if the companies agree to divest spectrum to help create another wireless competitor.
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