TITLE

Qwest Gets Video Pact in Salt Lake

AUTHOR(S)
Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/28/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 49, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the franchise granted to Qwest Communications International Inc. to deliver video in Salt Lake City, Utah. Comcast Corp. objected to the franchise granted to Qwest. Advanced services such as video on demand and high-definition television will be provided by Qwest. Comcast local executives complained about the lack of notice of the talks with Qwest.
ACCESSION #
19042722

 

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