Ryanair Holdings Plc’s (RYA) bid for Aer Lingus Group Plc (AERL) may drag on into January while the European Commission starts a full investigation, the Telegraph said, without citing where it got the information.
The EC has until Wednesday to decide whether it will begin a so-called Phase II enquiry into the deal, which is opposed by Aer Lingus’s management. A full enquiry would take 90 working days, the newspaper said.
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