PARIS/ HELSINKI, July 30- Shares in telecom network gear makers Nokia and Alcatel-Lucent jumped on Thursday after both posted strong second-quarter results, giving a positive signal ahead of their pending merger. Nokia's 15.6 billion euro acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent announced in mid-April aims to position the company to better compete with market...» Read More
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