TITLE

Business & Finance

PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/22/99, Vol. 91 Issue 59, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers business and finance related news for February 22, 1999. A small rise in United States consumer prices for January 1999; The hostile takeover bid of Italian communications giant Olivetti, for telephone monopoly Telecom Italia.
ACCESSION #
1562873

 

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