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Investors track African markets

...outside brokerages after the government announced plans to sell almost half of its shares in the country's largest mobile phone service company, Safaricom Ltd. Coming in the wake of Kenya's postelection violence, it will be the largest share...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/04/bus_197444.shtml
Business
762 on way to phone near you

...WHO WILL GET IT? Consumers and businesses in the existing 706 service area who sign up for a new phone line or mobile phone service after the current inventory of 706 numbers has expired. WILL CURRENT NUMBERS CHANGE? No. Only those who sign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/01/met_197260.shtml
Metro
Wireless consumers unhappy with cell phone companies

NEW YORK -Your cell phone company knows you hate it. Mobile phone service was the second-lowest ranked industry - beating only cable providers among the 40 rated - in the University of Michigan's newest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/07/fin_418109.shtml
Finance
Business briefs

...recovery and corporate profitability. BRIEFLY TOKYO - With global ambitions to make its wildly popular "i-mode" mobile phone service another mighty Japanese brand, the country's top wireless company is set to begin trading on the New York and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/28/bus_335887.shtml
Business
Super Bowl advertisers mix serious, sentimental messages

...have been asking if you have an "M-Life." It's a term the phone company evidently hopes will catch on for mobile phone services. Some advertisers tried mighty hard to be funny - maybe too hard. E-Trade Group signaled its expansion into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/05/pro_331678.shtml
NFL
AT&T-TCI merger wins approval of FCC

...and long-distance service. AT&T is the nation's largest telecommunications company and biggest provider of mobile phone services. TCI is the nation's second-largest cable TV company, with lines that reach one-third of U.S. homes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/18/bus_253695.shtml
Business
AT&T-TCI merger nearing FCC approval

...offer competing services. AT&T is the nation's largest telecommunications company and biggest provider of mobile phone services. TCI is the nation's second-largest cable TV company, with lines reaching one-third of all U.S. homes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/17/bus_253584.shtml
Business
Justice Department approves telecommunications merger

...competitive market in wireless services," Klein said in a statement. Approximately 60 million Americans subscribe to mobile phone services, and customers bought about $30 billion in mobile services this year. Under terms of the settlement, AT&T...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/31/bus_248814.shtml
Business
Government expected to act against 'slamming'

...That would benefit a project called Sky Station to provide worldwide high-speed wireless Internet access and mobile phone service via blimp-like aircraft. The project involves President Reagan's secretary of state, Alexander Haig Jr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/17/bus_247649.shtml
Business
All-in-one billing emerging

...offers local telephone service, standard dial-up and high-speed ISDN Internet access, pay-phone cards and mobile phone service to customers, said Merle Temple, a company spokesman in Augusta. The company has applied to become a long-distance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/29/tec_246083.shtml
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