TITLE

BT Buys Cellnet, Clears Path To 3G

AUTHOR(S)
Quigley, Paul
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
Wireless Week;08/09/99, Vol. 5 Issue 32, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that British Telecommunications (BT) PLC had to buy the percentage of cellular subsidiary BTCellnet that BT did not already own after the British government removed regulatory restrictions in 1999. Cost of the acquisition; Implications of the acquisition on the eligibility of BT for the 2000 third-generation license auctions; Remarks from William Ostrom of BTCellnet on the issue.
ACCESSION #
2219408

 

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