strategically important ground where wireless communications technology intersects with Internet commerce and banking.

Sonera, which in August joined with Citigroup Inc. to take a combined 40% stake in 724 Solutions Inc., a Toronto-based developer of wireless banking software, announced further alliances with Ericsson of Sweden, Cable and Wireless HKT in Hong Kong, and Lucent Technologies of the United States.

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