This page highlights major mergers and acquisitions in the
connectivity sector (including fixed phone line, mobile phone
and cable service operators) to 1990.
It covers -
Context is provided by the timeline
and note on M&A in other
sectors elsewhere on this site.
establishment in US of Regional Bell Operating Companies (RBOCs),
aka 'Baby Bells'
Telefónica gains control of Chilean CTC
(1991 to 1995)