Warid Telecom

Bharti Airtel to acquire remaining 30% stake in Warid B'desh

In January 2010, Bharti had acquired a 70 percent stake in the Bangladesh arm of Warid Telecom, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Dhabi Group.

May 02, 2013, 12:13 PM IST

Bharti Airtel eyes Bangladesh mobile market leader

Leading telecom Bharti Airtel wants to be a market leader in Bangladesh`s rapidly growing mobile market after acquiring 70 percent in no. 4 operator Warid Telecom, Chief Executive Manoj Kohli said on Sunday.

Jan 17, 2010, 20:35 PM IST

Dhabi group rules out exiting Warid Telecom

Dhabi group, the company which has agreed to sell 70 per cent of its stake in Bangladesh`s Warid Telecom to Bharti Airtel, said it would not exit the venture.

Jan 12, 2010, 20:55 PM IST

Airtel announces acquisition of Warid Telecom for $300 million

Sunil Mittal-owned Bharti Airtel today said it will acquire 70 per cent stake in Warid Telecom of Bangladesh for USD 300 mn (about Rs 1,363 crore).

Jan 12, 2010, 12:04 PM IST

Airtel eyes Warid Telecom in B`desh; close to deal

Bharti Airtel is close to clinching a deal to acquire 70 per cent stake in Warid
Telecom, a local mobile company in Bangladesh owned by Abu
Dhabi Group.

Dec 31, 2009, 00:24 AM IST

Bharti set to buy Bangladesh`s Warid

India’s Bharti Airtel may be looking to buy Bangladesh`s Warid Telecom, indicating a shift in focus to smaller targets after talks for a $24 billion merger with South Africa`s MTN failed.

Dec 16, 2009, 14:45 PM IST

Essar buys Warid Telecom in Uganda, Congo

Ruias-owned Essar group on Sunday announced acquisition of majority stake in Dhabi Group`s Warid Telecom operation in Uganda and Congo, a move that would further strengthen Indian firms` presence in South Africa.

Nov 16, 2009, 00:02 AM IST