Bharti Airtel

Bharti Telecom to reduce stake in Bharti Airtel and raise $1 billion
Bharti Airtel has over 300 million subscribers in India and an additional 100 million in its African subsidiary
Airtel partners with Altiostar for India’s first 4G vRAN rollout
Airtel remains India’s third largest mobile network operator with over 300 million subscribers across the sub-continent and an additional 100 million subscribers in Africa
Nokia wins $1bn 4G deal in India
Nokia will supply 300,000 base stations to India’s third largest MNO to boost capacity across the country
Airtel steps up plans to boost 4G coverage in rural India
Airtel will work with Ceragon Networks to add capacity to its rural 4G networks throughout the country
Bharti Airtel to cover wages of 25,000 distribution partners and staff during April
Airtel will cover the wages of employees of its distribution partners and retail franchises during April
Indian telcos extend subscriber validity during lockdown
The move means that pay-as-you-go customers who are unable to top up their balances will still be able to receive incoming calls to their phone
Airtel emerges as India’s best performing MNO
Bharti Airtel is India’s third largest telco by number of subscribers
DoT asks India’s Supreme Court to grant 20 year AGR payment terms, or risk industry collapse
Collectively, India’s beleaguered telecoms operators and internet service providers owe a combined $193 billion in AGR dues, charges and late payment penalties