February 8, 1996
NYNEX CONTACT: Media Relations,
NYNEX CEO Praises Telecommunications Act Of 1996size>
NEW YORK, NY -- Ivan Seidenberg, NYNEX chairman and chief executive
officer, said after President Clinton signed the Telecommunications
Act of 1996:
- The President and Congress have done their job -- now it's time
for us to do ours.
This new law promises communications users more choice, lower
prices and better service, and NYNEX is committed to delivering
The legislation is complex, but the outcome will be simplicity.
NYNEX will offer one-stop shopping for a full array of communications
services -- local, long distance, wireline, wireless, video entertainment
and information services -- and customers will be able to package
what they want, the way they want it.
NYNEX is moving aggressively to meet all requirements that will
enable us to offer this full spectrum of communications to our
current customers and to new customers, across the nation and
around the globe.
NYNEX is a global communications and media company that provides
a full range of services in the northeastern United States and
high-growth markets around the world, including the United Kingdom,
Thailand, Gibraltar, Greece, Indonesia, the Philippines, Poland,
Slovakia and the Czech Republic.
The Corporation is a leader in the telecommunications, wireless communications,
cable television, directory publishing
and entertainment and information services.
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