Why Sonera/Telia could be an anomaly

Scales, Ian
May 2002
America's Network;5/15/2002, Vol. 106 Issue 8, p23
Trade Publication
Reports on the merger agreement between Sonera and Telia in March 2002. Consequence if the deal is completed; Other merger attempts in Europe; Goal of the merger plan.


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