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Report: T-Mobile UK could attempt Orange tie-up

The Financial Times speculates that UK competition authorities would be unlikely to veto a move by France Telecom to buy Deutsche Telekom’s UK mobile business.

Deutsche Telekom hit by EUR1.8B UK write-down

Deutsche Telekom reported a EUR1.124 billion net loss for first-quarter 2009 as the German telecoms giant was forced to book a EUR1.8 billion write-down at its struggling UK mobile unit, T-Mobile UK.

Deutsche Telekom resists calls to sell T-Mobile UK

The Financial Times reports that Deutsche Telekom will revamp its mobile-phone subsidiary in the UK and take a “long-term” view despite coming under pressure to sell the flagging unit.

DT on track for full year

Telegeography notes that, in an interview with German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Deutsche Telekom CFO Timotheus Hoettges said the company is on track to reach full-year targets for operating profit and free cash flow.

Report: DT eyes asset swap deal for T-Mobile UK

Deutsche Telekom is reportedly keen to make an ‘asset swap’ deal as part of its rumoured divestiture of its UK unit, T-Mobile UK, reports the Financial Times.

DT targets new mobile sales via German merger

Deutsche Telekom’s decision to merge its fixed-line and mobile divisions in Germany could boost its mobile revenues by hundreds of millions of euros, a leading executive at the firm said yesterday, reports Reuters. According to Niek Jan van Damme, head of sales and services at the German telecoms giant, some 29 million households in Germany are Deutsche Telekom customers and 58 percent of those have only fixed-line connections.

Recovery in weak markets lifts Deutsche Telekom

T-Mobile owner Deutsche Telekom reported an upbeat set of second-quarter financial results today as previously weak markets such as the US, UK and Poland showed signs of recovery, reports Wall Street Journal. Weaknesses at these three markets had led to the German telecoms giant issuing a surprise profits warning in April.

T-Mobile UK boss targets revenue share growth

The new boss of Deutsche Telekom’s struggling UK mobile arm, T-Mobile UK, says the unit will focus on improving revenue share in the UK market as a strategy for recovery

T-Mobile and Sierra Wireless enter M2M alliance

T-Mobile has moved to strengthen its standing in the fast-growing machine-to-machine (M2M) communications market via a new alliance with Sierra Wireless, the US M2M specialist.

Report: UK rivals in race to acquire T-Mobile UK

The Financial Times has reignited speculation that Deutsche Telekom could be close to offloading its struggling UK mobile arm, T-Mobile UK, to a rival UK mobile operator.