News Digest

February 2000
Workforce (10928332);Feb2000, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p26
Presents business news briefs in February 2000. Nortel Networks Corp. to buy Promatory Communications Inc.; Acquisition of General Instrument Corp. by Motorola Inc.; Investigation of PricewaterhouseCoopers by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission for violation of auditor independence rules.


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