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AT&T-DirecTV merger

AT&T's $48.5 billion DirecTV purchase gets final US okay

AT&T received final U.S. regulatory approval on Friday to buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion, combining the country`s No. 2 wireless carrier with the largest satellite-TV provider.

Jul 25, 2015, 09:23 AM IST

FCC approves AT&T-DirecTV merger: Sources

The US Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to approve a proposed $48.5 billion merger of AT&T Inc and DirecTV , according to people familiar with the votes.

Jul 24, 2015, 09:19 AM IST