Zain Telecom to pay Bharti Airtel $129 million for settling disputes

Zain Telecom to pay Bharti Airtel $129 million for settling disputes

Bharti Airtel Thursday said Zain Telecom, the company whose African business it had acquired for USD 10.7 billion six years ago, will pay around USD 129 million for the settlement of its various claims and disputes in Nigeria.

Nov 03, 2016, 12:59 PM IST
Preetika Rao all for 'short, sweet' TV serials

Preetika Rao all for 'short, sweet' TV serials

 `Beintehaa` would have clocked a year's run on the Indian small screen next month, but the curtains have been brought down on the show already. Actress Preetika Rao, who played the lead role, is glad it ended on an "interesting note" rather than being an "endless saga".

Nov 23, 2014, 16:24 PM IST

Kuwait telecoms giant Zain Q3 profit down 13.2 percent

Kuwaiti telecoms giant Zain reported a 13.2 percent fall in third quarter net profit Tuesday, blaming rising competition and exchange rate fluctuations.

Nov 04, 2014, 16:42 PM IST

BSNL, MTNL express interest in Zain

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd and
Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd have expressed interest in
participating in the acquisition of a majority stake in Zain,
Kuwait`s biggest phone company, a Khorafi Group executive said on Sunday.

Oct 04, 2009, 18:45 PM IST

BSNL, MTNL interested in Zain deal: Kuwait`s Kharafi

Bharat Sanchar Nigam and Mahanagar Telephone Nigam are interested to join a consortium to buy up to 46 percent of Kuwaiti telecoms Zain, Kuwait`s Kharafi Group said.

Oct 03, 2009, 23:19 PM IST

BSNL may buy stake in Zain Telecom

BSNL on Thursday said it is not averse to picking up a stake in Kuwait-based Zain Telecom but is yet to take a call on that.

Sep 24, 2009, 15:31 PM IST

India, Malaysia consortium to buy Zain stake

A consortium of Indian telecom companies and a Malaysian investor will buy a 46 percent stake in Kuwaiti telecom Zain, an official with major shareholder Kharafi Group said on Tuesday.

Sep 09, 2009, 09:37 AM IST

Reliance Comm in talks for Zain`s Africa ops: Sources

Reliance Communications is in preliminary talks to buy Kuwaiti telecoms firm Zain`s African operations, two banking sources with knowledge of the development said, in a deal reported to be worth USD 10 billion.

Aug 18, 2009, 13:25 PM IST