TITLE

BREAKING NEWS

PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;05/14/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 20, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news briefs related to the telecommunication industry as of May 14, 2001. Decision of Teligent Inc. to lay off employees and file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the United States; Move of credit rating agencies to downgrade the rating of British Telecommunications PLC after it sold stocks to reduce debt; Plan of Telecom New Zealand in Australia to form a strategic alliance with Hutchinson Whampoa company and Microsoft company.
ACCESSION #
4464533

 

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