International players unite

September 1999
Multichannel News;09/13/99, Vol. 20 Issue 38, p6
Focuses on Liberty Media Group's plan to invest in UnitedGlobalCom. Combination of a major programmer and a distribution player; Total number of homes reached by the UnitedGlobalCom's worldwide distribution network.


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