Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 18:08
Telecom giant Bharti Airtel is expected to sell-off over 15,000 towers in Africa for about USD 2-3 billion, which will help it reduce debt, bankers familiar with the development said.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 21:34
Telecoms firm Bharti Airtel plans annual capital expenditure of USD 1 billion in Africa in the next few years and will focus on deepening investments in 17 countries there rather than entering new markets, its chairman said.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 22:13
Bharti Airtel Monday said its African unit has joined Bridge Alliance, a partnership of 14 leading mobile operators, which serves a combined customer base of 500 million.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 10:42
In a bid to strengthen its footprint in the African market, Bharti Airtel today said it has entered into a definitive agreement with the Warid Group to acquire its Congo operations.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 03, 2013, 09:04
Airtel is the only telecom company from India featuring on the list of top ten global brands admired most in Africa, according to a survey.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 21:46
The appointment will be effective January 1, 2014.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 04, 2013, 13:35
Airtel already offers services in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and 17 African countries apart from India.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 02, 2013, 19:37
Since its launch in India, Nokia Life has expanded to several countries and has been experienced by more than 95 million people in 18 local languages.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 05, 2013, 16:45
"Airtel becomes the third operator to launch a mobile HD voice service in Africa. Further launches will be scheduled in 2013," the company said in a statement.
Last Updated: Friday, February 01, 2013, 18:57
Telecom giant Bharti Airtel Friday said net loss from African operations has widened to Rs 520 crore in October-December 2012 quarter from Rs 260 crore in the same period a year ago.
Last Updated: Monday, December 10, 2012, 18:24
Alcatel-Lucent will supply advanced new IP (Internet Protocol)-based networking technology to support Bharti Airtel in delivery of new mobile broadband data and video services in Africa, Alcatel-Lucent said in a statement.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 05, 2012, 23:33
It will also help create a farmer community within which peers can share experiences and exchange information about social gatherings, events, and job opportunities, it added.
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