TITLE

Sprint-Nextel Deal Could Raise Price For Cable Ventures

AUTHOR(S)
Farrell, Mike
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Multichannel News;12/20/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 51, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the possible impact of the proposed acquisition of Nextel Communications Inc. by Sprint Corp. on any possible wireless deals with multiservice operators. Significance of the Sprint-Nextel deal; Plan of Sprint and Nextel to provide wireless service to cable operators; Benefits of the deal to cable operators.
ACCESSION #
15442558

 

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