Microsoft Acquires Telewest Stake

July 2000
Multichannel News;07/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 29, p98
Reports the acquisition of a percentage interest stake of Telewest Communications PLC by Microsoft Corp. from MediaOne Group Inc. in Great Britain.


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