Bailout Of European 3G On The Way?

Quigley, Paul
April 2001
Wireless Week;04/23/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 17, p16
Trade Publication
Reports on talks between Erkki Liikanen, European Union's telecommunications commissioner, and politicians and cellular operators concerning the bailout of cellular operators in Europe. Amount of investment made by European Investment Bank in large-scale infrastructure; Significance of third-generation wireless on the strategy of Liikanen; Information on third-generation licensing.


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