TITLE

Back To The Drawing Board

AUTHOR(S)
McCall, Margo
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;06/04/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 23, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that telecommunication companies, Lucent Technologies Inc. and Alcatel Alsthom SA have ended their merger negotiation. Possibility after the end of the proposed merger; Alcatel's profit warning in the second quarter of 2001; Cost savings that the companies could have realized.
ACCESSION #
4562246

 

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