TITLE

Telstra sale: A phony line on debt?

AUTHOR(S)
Skotnicki, Tom
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
BRW;06/18/99, Vol. 21 Issue 23, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the efforts of the Australian government to sell its remaining share in the telecommunications company Telstra. Assertion from Treasurer Peter Costello that the sale will eliminate government debt; Comments from analysts who suggest that the elimination of government debt will have no impact on Australia's overall economic outlook; Suggestion that the Telstra sale could have an impact on interest rates. INSET: Chief Execs Give Budget a Big Tick of Approval.
ACCESSION #
1965892

 

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