Telecom Fund Targets Suppliers, Including Wireless

Carlson, Caron
August 1999
Wireless Week;08/30/99, Vol. 5 Issue 35, p9
Trade Publication
Reports on the investment capital that is to be dispersed by the Telecommunications Development Fund to two start-up telephony suppliers in the United States, including a wireless business. Worth of the investment capital; Why the fund was created; Reasons for the criticisms against the fund.


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