Bharti Retail to be worth USD 1 bn com by 2015: Mittal

Bharti Retail today exuded
confidence that it is "on course" to become a billion dollar
company by 2015, and will open 40 more stores in the next
three months notwithstanding the economic slowdown.

Bharti denies agreement reached with MTN

Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Wednesday
said its talks for a proposed deal with South African entity
MTN are progressing but has not reached any initial agreement.

Bharti, RCom seek telecom corridor through B`desh: Rpt

Indian telecom majors Bharti Airtel
and Reliance Communications have sought to build a fibre optic
network in Bangladesh to get connected to the isolated north
eastern states, a report said here on Sunday.

Bharti to launch 3G service by Oct 2010

Within a weak of the government announcing plans to auction spectrum for 3G mobile services, India`s largest private cellular operator Bharti Airtel on Wednesday said it will launch the service by October next year.

MTN wants to finalise merger talks with Bharti: Report

South Africa`s leading telecom services provider MTN wants to finalise merger talks with India`s telecom giant Bharti Airtel as soon as possible, a media report has said.

SAT dismisses shareholder`s plea on Bharti-MTN open offer

The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) on Thursday "dismissed" an appeal by a Bharti Airtel shareholder that challenged a SEBI guidance exempting South Africa`s MTN from making an open offer to Bharti shareholders.

Bharti Airtel, MTN made parties in SAT case

Telecom major Airtel and South African MTN have been made parties in a plea challenging market regulator SEBI`s exemption to the foreign company from making an open offer to shareholders of the domestic firm.

Bharti, MTN officials meet DoT secy to explain deal

Country`s biggest GSM mobile
company Bharti Airtel and South African MTN today apprised the
Telecom Ministry of their proposed 23-billion dollar deal that
could create one of the top three wireless companies in the
world.