TITLE

Telsim Troubles Leave Vendors In Lurch

AUTHOR(S)
McCall, Margo
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Wireless Week;7/23/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 30, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the financial performance of Turkey's wireless carrier Telsim as of July 2001. Telecommunication companies that have declared Telsim in default of financing agreements; Factors which contributed to the company's financial trouble; Amount of interest owed by Telsim to Motorola; Details of a memorandum of understanding signed by Motorola with Telsim.
ACCESSION #
5028919

 

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