DT mulls sale of T-Online to Axel Springer?

22 Dec 2014

German telecoms giant Deutsche Telekom (DT) is considering the sale of internet portal T-Online to publishing house Axel Springer, reports Wirtschaftswoche, citing unnamed company sources. Talks are said to be underway between the two firms’ executives, although discussions are at a very early stage, while DT has not yet decided whether to retain the part of the business that offers e-mail accounts. The most popular news and entertainment portal in Germany, T-Online recorded 374 million visitors in November 2014.

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