- Zain to sell transmitter towers? Hedges, Laura // Capacity Magazine;3/16/2015, p1
Kuwait telco Zain has hired advisors for the potential sale of transmitter towers in eight markets across Africa and the Middle East, Reuters reports.
- Bharti sells 5 percent stake to QFE. // Asia-Pacific Telecom;May2013, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p8
The article reports on the agreement of Indian telecommunication group Bharti Airtel to sell 199.87 shares to the Qatar Foundation Endowment (QFE) for a total of 1.27 billion U.S. dollars, giving QFE a five percent shareholding in the company.
- Vodafone: back into India. // MarketWatch: Telecoms;Dec2005, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p5
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- Finding a Home Abroad. Moin, David; Edelson, Sharon; Poggi, Jeanine // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;4/16/2007, Vol. 193 Issue 80, Special Section p12
The article discusses issues related to the expansion of several U.S. retailers overseas. In Germany, Wal-Mart was up against restrictive building codes, scarcity of land for new stores, a sluggish economy and tough competition from local chains Aldi, Tengelmann and Metro. Despite some setbacks...
- Bharti's Zain deal signals swing to Asian investment. // African Business;May2010, Issue 364, p18
The article discusses the Asian investment of telecommunication company Bharti Airltel in 2010. It mentions that it agreed a 10.7 billion deal to acquire Kuwaiti company Zain, which will boost operations in 18 countries, 15 in Africa added to those in India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Other...
- ASIAN NEWS BRIEFS. // Wire Journal International;Jun2009, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p21
The article offers news briefs related to business firms in Asia. NEC Corp. signs a contract with PT. Fangbian Iskan Corporindo (FIC) and Telemedia Pacific Inc. (TPI) to provide the new intra-Asian Submarine Cable Asia Network (SCAN) system. An expansion of the plant of Andrew Solutions in...
- Dial V for Valuation. Gopalan, Krishna // Business Today;6/17/2007, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p96
The article presents information on the mergers in the Indian telecommunication sector. Vodafone Group PLC purchased a 10 percent stake in Bharti Airtel for $1.5 billion in October 2005 and in December C. Sivasankaran sold his 100 percent stake in Aircel for $1.08 billion. However the...
- Time to Bharti. Dingle, Simon // Finweek;8/26/2010, p17
The article focuses on the move of Indian cellular giant Bharti Airtel to launch its brand in South Africa following its acquisition of Zain Telecoms. Bharti Airtel chief executive officer (CEO) Manoj Kohli expects great opportunities in the continent. The attempt of Bharti at breaking into...
- India's telecom leader. // Telecom Asia;Jul2005, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p22
Presents an interview with Sunil Mittal, chief executive officer (CEO) of India-based Bharti Tele-Ventures and winner of the Best Asian Telecommunications CEO in the Telecom Asia Awards 2005. Strategic plan for Bharti; What India needs to drive its development of information and communication...