MCI WorldCom

01.06.2006

This milestone for Verizon creates a new competitive force with the power of the global MCI network and the reach of Verizon's broadband and wireless networks in the U.S.

12.19.1997

WorldCom and MCI today issued the following statement regarding the European Commission's review of their pending merger.

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12.15.1997

The statutory waiting period for the WorldCom-Brooks Fiber Properties, Inc. transaction has expired. The closing is expected to occur during the first quarter of calendar 1998.

12.09.1997

WorldCom, Inc. today announced that it has set February 23, 1998, as the record date for the quarterly cash dividend payment of $0.67 on WorldCom Inc.'s Depositary Shares

12.03.1997

WorldCom, Inc. announced today completion dates for Phase One of its pan-European fiber optic cable system and new products to be enabled by this network.

11.10.1997

WorldCom, Inc. and MCI Communications Corporation announced today a merger agreement creating a fully integrated communications company.

11.10.1997

On November 10, 1997, MCI and WorldCom announced plans to merge, creating a new era growth communications company.

10.31.1997

WorldCom has received a request for additional information from the DOJ in connection with its offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of MCI Communications.

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10.23.1997

WorldCom, Inc.confirms that it executed a standard confidentiality agreement with MCI Communications Corp. in order to carry out discussions about WorldCom's merger proposal.

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10.16.1997

WorldCom, Inc. issued the following statement in response to the MCI and British Telecom agreement permitting discussions with WorldCom.