August 1999
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/20/1999, Vol. 43 Issue 33, p12
Focuses on the plans by the government to set up a global standard for mobiles system in Algeria. Supply by Finland's Nokia of analog mobile telephone system in 1989; Negotiations by Egypt's Orascom Telecom to act as an operator; Wariness by international operators unless economic stability is assured.


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