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KPN acquires largest MVNO in the Netherlands

Dutch incumbent operator KPN announced today that is has acquired debitel Nederland – the largest MVNO in the country – for an undisclosed sum.

KPN enters France via ‘no-frills’ MVNO

Dutch telecoms group KPN has confirmed that it will launch in France as a MVNO using its ‘Simyo’ discount brand on Sunday (11 January).

KPN forecasts flat FY sales as Q1 slows

Dutch operator KPN reported first-quarter revenues of EUR3.40 billion, down 4.9 percent from a year earlier, reports Telecompaper.

Telfort fined EUR5M for unused UMTS spectrum

Telecompaper notes that the Dutch Telecom Agency has fined mobile operator Telfort EUR5 million for failure to meet the coverage requirements of its 3G license.

KPN returns Telfort frequencies

Cellular News reports that Netherlands-based operator KPN is to return some of its 3G spectrum to the telecoms regulator following a court ruling earlier this year.

iBasis sues to stop KPN’s tender offer

iBasis is suing its majority owner KPN in an effort to stop a hostile takeover bid, reports AP News. iBasis, which provides wholesale long distance phone service and prepaid phone cards, said the Dutch telecoms giant, other KPN entities and certain members of its management have violated federal securities laws.