Much Ado In U.K. About BT
- BT chief takes top role at Cellnet. O'Sullivan, Tom // Marketing Week;3/12/1998, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p9
Highlights the appointment of Peter Anthony Erskine as managing director of BT's mobile phone subsidiary Cellnet. Indication that BT is hoping to acquire Securicor; Background information on Erskine; Comments from Hoare Govett telecoms analyst, Jim McCafferty.
- Business & Finance. // Christian Science Monitor;7/28/99, Vol. 91 Issue 169, p24
Offers business and finance news briefs as of July 28, 1999. How Texas Instruments plans to buy Unitrode Corp.; How Daewoo Group was relieved of responsibility for restructuring its own operations; Plans of British Telecom to pay for a 40 percent stake in Cellnet.
- SA's second fixed-line attracting attention. Bridge, Sherilee // Telecommunications - International Edition;Feb99, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p20
Reports on the plans of British Telecommunications to enter into South Africa's telecommunications market after it is freed in the year 2001. End of the monopoly of South African carrier SA Telkom; British Telecommunications' examination of market conditions after deregulation and a new licence...
- Gamekeeper turned poacher, BT battles for share of telecom market. Smyth, Robert // Budapest Business Journal;5/6/2002, Vol. 10 Issue 22, p7
Reports on the business operations of British Telecom PLC in Hungary. Offering of international telephony; Market share in the telecommunication industry; Affordability of interconnection prices.
- No Busy Signals. Sila, Stacey // Global Telephony;Sep2001, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p12
Reports the offer of British Telecom (BT) for a free landline messaging service to customers in Scotland. Implications of an increase in the number of users of messaging services for the growth of mobile telephony; Utilization of a voice source platform from Unisys; Involvement of a large-scale...
- BT makes room for HY issuers. C.J.C. // High Yield Report;02/28/2000, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p2
Focuses on the unbundling of British Telecom in Great Britain. Advantage of the unbundling for high yield investors; Impact on competitors; Advice on inclusion of digital subscriber lines (DSL) to businesses; Role of high yield investors in helping to finance DSL-based companies; Factors...
- Streamlining telcos in transition. Haque, Tani // Telecommunications - International Edition;Nov97, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p49
Focuses on lessons learned from British Telecom's transition from a state-owned monopoly operator to a publicly held competitive telecommunications company. Successful reengineering as a market and technology leader; Use of software as a business critical asset; Strong commitment to deliver top...
- BT bucks the trend. // Telecommunications - International Edition;Mar2000, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p15
Reports on the decrease in the profits of Great Britain-based British Telecom PLC. Company's announcement of potential layoffs; Influence of Internet investments on the company's earnings; Need for the company to restructure its business.
- BT: From winner to also-ran. // Euronet;Jul/Aug2000, Issue 3, p38
Reports the performance of British Telecom in the telecommunication market in Great Britain. Reputation of the industry; Weakness of market strategies; Debt of the company.