TITLE

Middle East Markets Move To Privatize

AUTHOR(S)
Rockwell, Mark
PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Wireless Week;4/15/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the privatization of telecommunication networks in the Middle East as demand for wireless services increase. Countries considering privatization; Technologies that are already in use; Issue over the war in Iraq.
ACCESSION #
9586853

 

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