Bharti group

Sunil Mittal non-committal on his children succeeding him

Sunil Mittal non-committal on his children succeeding him

"Even Group CEO title I have given off. I am just Chairman now. The idea is to let the company flourish under these young vibrant management teams. And I think we are very successful in that," Mittal said.

Nov 26, 2015, 19:03 PM IST
Bharti, Vodafone JV in talks to acquire JT Global

Bharti, Vodafone JV in talks to acquire JT Global

Jersey-based telecom joint venture of Bharti Group and Vodafone is in advanced talks to acquire JT Global.

Jun 24, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

CCI approves AXA raising stake in insurance JVs with Bharti

Fair trade regulator CCI Wednesday approved European financial services giant AXA's proposal to hike its stake from 26 percent to 49 percent in its two insurance ventures with Sunil Mittal led Bharti Group, Bharti AXA Life Insurance and Bharti AXA General Insurance.

May 28, 2015, 00:11 AM IST

Insurance FDI: AXA to up stake in Bharti JVs for Rs 1,290 crore

The government has approved French insurance firm AXA raising stake in its life insurance joint venture with Bharti Group to 49 percent for Rs 858.6 crore.

May 05, 2015, 20:41 PM IST

Govt should make available more spectrum: Sunil Mittal

Bharti group Chairman Sunil Mittal said the telecom industry wants more spectrum and the government should make it available.

Nov 06, 2014, 13:23 PM IST

Reliance Jio signs tower sharing deal with Indus Towers

Reliance Jio Infocomm (RJIL), which is preparing to launch 4G services, Monday signed a master services agreement for tower sharing with Indus Towers.

Sep 22, 2014, 17:06 PM IST

Bharti Retail ropes in Raj Jain as CEO, Pankaj Madan as CFO

Bharti Retail on Friday announced appointments of former head of Walmart India Raj Jain as its CEO and Pankaj Madan, another senior executive of erstwhile joint venture Bharti Walmart, as Chief Financial Officer.

Jan 03, 2014, 14:23 PM IST

Bharti ropes in ex-Walmart India head Jain as Group Advisor

Former Walmart India head Raj Jain has been roped in as an advisor by the Bharti Group, which on Wednesday parted ways with the US retail giant to operate stores independently in India.

Oct 09, 2013, 16:28 PM IST

Indian bizmen more committed than Chinese in Africa: Sunil Mittal

Indian businessmen are not aggressive as Chinese in Africa but they have long-term commitments for the development of the continent and have already invested billions of dollars, Bharti group Chairman Sunil Mittal has said.

Oct 06, 2013, 12:22 PM IST

'Successful Bharti Infratel IPO an endorsement from investors'

Buoyed by good response for its Rs 4,500 crore Bharti Infratel IPO, Bharti Group chief Sunil Mittal has said it is a strong endorsement from qualified investors.

Dec 14, 2012, 13:52 PM IST

2G auction will be over on first day; price too high: Mittal

The reserve price of Rs 14,000 crore set for airwaves is "too high" and the auction of 2G spectrum will be over on the first day itself, Bharti group Chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal said on Wednesday.

Nov 07, 2012, 11:21 AM IST

Bharti in talks with Wal-Mart for rolling out front-end stores

The company also feels big multi-brand retailers will not sound the death knell of small kirana stores as both formats can co-exist.

Oct 28, 2012, 12:23 PM IST

Bharti hopeful of 50:50 JV with Wal-Mart for retail stores

The two companies have an equal partnership in wholesale business and the Indian partner is hopeful of replicating it in the retail business.

Sep 30, 2012, 13:26 PM IST

Wal-Mart's Rs 455cr investment in Bharti arm illegal, ban it: MP

Achuthan alleged that Wal-Mart's investment of Rs 455.8 crore in Cedar Support Services Ltd, a subsidiary of Bharti Ventures, via compulsorily convertible debentures flouted FDI rules.

Sep 10, 2012, 22:00 PM IST

Everonn Education surges over 8% on Centum buyout deal

Shares of Everonn Education on Thursday surged over 8 percent after the company entered into a deal to acquire Centum Learning, a Bharti group company, in a cash and stock transaction.

Aug 23, 2012, 11:59 AM IST

Bharti moves TDSAT against DoT penalty on subs verification

They have requested the tribunal to restrain the Department of Telecom from imposing penalty on the basis of joint audit reports of the subscriber carried in the circles.

Aug 13, 2012, 20:41 PM IST

Tariffs to go up if telcos charged for spectrum: Sunil Mittal

Mobile phones are a powerful tool for social transformation in India and the telecom industry needs to maintain affordable tariffs, but rates will have to be raised if operators are made to pay extra for the spectrum, Bharti group chief Sunil Mittal has said.

Mar 02, 2012, 14:06 PM IST