Commentaries

D.Telekom JV could jump Sprint hurdles

September 14, 2009

ATHLETICS/Deutsche Telekom is struggling in two of its most important international markets and desperately needs to find a quick fix. Its proposed joint venture with France Telecom is a graceful way to establish a leading position in the UK market. But buying Sprint Nextel in the United States looks far less sensible.

Standing up for your flights

July 22, 2009

Is it time to stand up for your flights?

Airlines the world over are struggling to cope with the downturn as people and companies save money by flying less.