Deutsche Telekom Probed by Bonn Prosecutors, Handelsblatt Says

Deutsche Telekom AG (DTE) is being investigated by prosecutors in Bonn on the ground that it may have charged too much for supplying directory assistance information to rivals, Handelsblatt reported, citing Friedrich Apostel, a spokesman for the prosecutor’s office.

Deutsche Telekom denied any wrongdoing, the newspaper said, citing a spokesperson it didn’t identify.

Telephone calls to Apostel and to Deutsche Telekom’s press office outside normal business hours weren’t answered.

To contact the reporter on this story: Richard Weiss in Frankfurt at rweiss5@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Benedikt Kammel at bkammel@bloomberg.net

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