Argentina privatization experiment fails

Newbery, Charles
January 2004
Daily Variety;1/28/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 22, p12
Trade Publication
Reports that the government has revoked the concession of Thales Spectrum to run the spectrum for broadcast television, radio and other services in Argentina. Failure of the defense electronics company to meet 70 percent of contract obligations; Profits posted by the firm; Intention of President Nestor Kirchner to put the concession back under state control.


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