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    1. December 23, 2011

      AT&T boss is more than a failed bid

      Whatever happens during the rest of his stint as chairman and chief executive of AT&T, the largest US telecommunications...

    2. April 9, 2010

      Comcast faces tough rules in bid to take over NBC

      Comcast's bid to take over NBC Universal could face more stringent conditions from the Federal Communications Commission...

    1. April 8, 2010

      Comcast faces tough regulation from FCC

      Comcast’s bid to take over NBC Universal could face more stringent conditions from the Federal Communications Commission...

    2. December 1, 2009

      Comcast / NBCU

      Be careful what you wish for. General Electric and Vivendi have agreed a $5.8bn price for the latter’s 20 per cent of NBC...

    3. June 5, 2008

      Verizon in talks to buy Alltel

      Verizon Communications, the second-largest US telecommunications group, is in talks to acquire Alltel, the fifth-largest US...

    4. June 4, 2008

      Verizon in talks to buy Alltel

      Verizon Communications, the second-largest US telecommunications group, is in talks to acquire Alltel, the fifth-largest US...

    5. April 23, 2008

      AT&T results could ease sector concerns

      AT&T, the largest US telecommunications group, yesterday unveiled a set of quarterly results that could help allay concerns...

    6. April 22, 2008

      AT&T results could ease sector concerns

      AT&T, the largest US telecommunications group, unveiled a set of quarterly results that could help allay concerns about the...

    7. April 22, 2008

      New services boost profits at AT&T

      Strong revenue growth and expanded margins, particularly in its mobile phone network operations, helped AT&T, the largest US...

    8. FT Tech Hub

      April 21, 2008

      Vuze finds users choking on bandwidth throttling

      Vuze, the online video service that uses peer-to-peer technology to distribute its content, has come up with hard data...

    9. April 19, 2008

      AT&T to slash 4,600 jobs in restructuring

      AT&T, the largest US telecoms group, intends to cut about 4,600 jobs, or 1.5 per cent of its workforce, as it streamlines...

    10. April 18, 2008

      AT&T to cut 4,600 jobs

      AT&T, the largest US telecoms group, intends to cut about 4,600 jobs, or 1.5 per cent of its workforce, as it streamlines...

    11. January 25, 2008

      Sprint Nextel replaces three of its senior executives

      Sprint Nextel, the troubled US wireless carrier, is re-placing three senior exec-utives, including Paul Saleh, its chief...

    12. January 25, 2008

      Sprint Nextel replaces three of its senior executives

      Sprint Nextel, the troubled US wireless carrier, is re-placing three senior exec-utives, including Paul Saleh, its chief...

    13. December 12, 2007

      AT&T in $16bn share buy-back and dividend rise

      AT&T, the world's largest telecommunications group, yesterday announced an aggressive share buy-back programme worth nearly...

    14. December 11, 2007

      AT&T in $16bn share buy-back

      AT&T, the world’s largest telecommunications group, on Tuesday announced an aggressive share buy-back programme worth nearly...

    15. November 21, 2007

      Silence the rule at AT&T as talk of Echostar bid runs rife

      As one might expect, AT&T, the world's largest telecoms group, is skilled in the art of communications. But on the...

    16. November 7, 2007

      New hires for Arieso

      Arieso, a planning software company, has appointed two US wireless specialists to its management team. Keith Radousky and...

    17. October 23, 2007

      AT&T connects with iPhone

      AT&T on Tuesday saw the first fruits from its agreement to sell the Apple iPhone, with its mobile unit adding 2m subscribers...

    18. October 12, 2007

      Sigman quits as mobile chief at AT&T

      Stan Sigman, a US telecommunications industry veteran who helped build AT&T into the world's biggest carrier in the world,...

    19. October 2, 2007

      AT&T seeks slice of Indian market

      AT&T, the world's largest telecoms group, is seeking a licence to offer mobile services in India. The US group, in...

    20. October 2, 2007

      AT&T seeks slice of Indian market

      AT&T, the world's largest telecoms group, is seeking a licence to offer mobile services in India. The US group, in...

    21. July 25, 2007

      Apple iPhones boost AT&T

      Almost 150,000 Apple iPhones were activated in the first day-and-a-half they were on sale, AT&T, the largest US...

    22. July 24, 2007

      AT&T says iPhone an instant hit

      Almost 150,000 Apple iPhones were activated in their first day-and-a-half on sale, AT&T, the largest US telecommunications...

    23. June 26, 2007

      iPhone costs hit Apple shares

      Shares of Apple fell more than 2 per cent on Tuesday after Apple and AT&T revealed three new pricing plans for iPhone. The...

    24. June 19, 2007

      AT&T's new chief rules out bid for Vodafone

      AT&T is playing down the prospect that it could buy one of Europe's leading telecoms groups but is planning an aggressive...

    25. June 19, 2007

      New chief puts an emphasis on mobile services

      One perk of being chief executive of the world's largest telecommunications company is an early chance to use the iPhone,...

    26. June 18, 2007

      AT&T puts emphasis on mobile services

      One of the perks of being the chief executive of the world’s largest telecommunications company is an early chance to use...

    27. June 18, 2007

      AT&T plays down Europe acquisition

      AT&T is playing down the prospect that it could buy one of Europe’s leading telecoms groups but is planning an aggressive...

    28. June 7, 2007

      Citigroup settles probe into BellSouth pension advice

      Citigroup has agreed to pay $15m to settle a NASD investigation into allegations that its Smith Barney brokers misled...

    29. FT Alphaville

      June 5, 2007

      As far as bid speculators are concerned, Vodafone is Live!

      Reuters was citing “market talk that it can be a break-up target” as the explanation for another spike in the price of...

    30. June 1, 2007

      FCC still sceptical about XM-Sirius merger

      The chief media regulator in Washington indicated yesterday that months of lobbying on Capitol Hill by XM and Sirius...

    31. FT Alphaville

      May 31, 2007

      AT&T still eyeing overseas deals

      AT&T, the largest US telecommunications group, is continuing to eye possible overseas acquisitions in spite of dropping out...

    32. May 31, 2007

      AT&T to keep eye open for overseas acquisitions

      AT&T, the largest US telecommunications group, is continuing to eye possible overseas acquisitions in spite of dropping out...

    33. May 30, 2007

      AT&T still eyeing overseas deals

      AT&T, the largest US telecommunications group, is continuing to eye possible overseas acquisitions in spite of dropping out...

    34. May 4, 2007

      Antitrust probe would focus on advertising impact

      Antitrust regulators in Washington would heavily scrutinise a potential bid by Microsoft for Yahoo, paying close attention...

    35. April 29, 2007

      AT&T’s succession

      Edward Whitacre has timed his departure impeccably. From humble beginnings as chief executive of SBC Corporation, he went a...

    36. April 28, 2007

      AT&T names new chief

      Randall Stephenson, the 47-year-old chief operating officer of AT&T, was named yesterday to succeed Edward Whitacre as...

    37. April 27, 2007

      AT&T names Stephenson as new chief

      Randall Stephenson, the 47-year old chief operating officer of AT&T, was named on Friday to succeed Edward Whitacre as...

    38. April 25, 2007

      BellSouth helps AT&T profits

      Merger-related cost-savings, margin improvements and the continuing strong growth of its mobile unit helped AT&T, the...

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