, an Internet service provider, is making several investments to bolster its presence worldwide. UUNET plans an equity investment in AUNET Corp., which provides Internet access in Asia, and also recently acquired a majority interest in UUNET Canada. The company has also acquired Internet stakes in the U.K. and Germany.
UUNET will offer subscribers international "roaming," the ability to link to a local Internet service provider for Internet access. Roaming will be available in 92 cities around the world by May 31. UUNET last month agreed to merge with MFS Communications Co., a telecommunications company.