Telstra Saturn Ltd. will pay British Telecommunications PLC (BT) $NZ435 million (US$183.2 million) for New Zealand's number two telco Clear Communications, according to a Telstra Saturn statement.
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In the period immediately following the first attack on the New York World Trade Centre, New Zealand and Australian web surfers flocked to US news sites to monitor the rapidly developing situation, says Nielsen//NetRatings.
The contingency plans of Xtra Ltd., Telecom New Zealand Ltd.'s Internet arm, for increased traffic to the new XtraMSN.co.nz website have been "blown out of the water" by huge visitor numbers.
New Zealand surfers are some of the highest internet users worldwide, according to an international study conducted by AC Nielsen's NetRatings Global Internet Index.