Airtel’s acquisition of zain in africa. 1. Annexure-V- Cover Page for Academic Tasks Course Code: MGT Course Title: Corporate. NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: The board of Kuwait’s Zain Telecom has accepted a $ -billion (Rs 49, crore) offer from Bharti Airtel for the bulk of. Mittal’s firm Bharti Airtel had ventured in Africa market with USD billion (or about Rs 48, crore at that) acquisition of Kuwait-based Zain.
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Fill in your details: Bharti Airtel to close Zain Africa deal soon. Melania Trump departs Washington on Africa trip. Drag according to your convenience. Mittal stating that in the Zain’s case Airtel would have a total control.
Mr Shetty was also of the view that being a pioneer of the low-cost, outsourced model of operations, Bharti can replicate it in Africa, im market conditions are similar.
The acquisition, the second largest by an Indian entity after Tatas’ Corus deal, would make Sunil Mittal-led Bharti the world’s seventh largest mobile operator with a total subscriber base of about million. To see your saved stories, click on link hightlighted in bold. What is the outlook for telecom stocks?
At the end of September, it had total afrifa of Rs 91, crore. The operations spread across 15 African countries that Bharti is seeking to buy are grouped under an entity called Zain International. Please Email the Editor. But we will have full control and our own brand. Special Correspondent New Delhi, June 08, My Saved Articles Sign in Sign up.
Lots of decision when you look back, say I wish they were better thought afica. If the deal fructifies, the acquisition will give Bharti a firm foothold in a relatively untapped market and pit it in direct competition with MTN, with which it has tried and failed to merge twice.
The pricing is likely to come down by over 50 bps now. Xain company does not see any problem with another small shareholder Econet Wireless in Nigeria. Never miss a great news story! At present, China Mobile is the world’s largest mobile player with a subscriber base of million, followed by Vodafone millionTelefonica million and American Movil million. Find this comment offensive?
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It had revealed that following the conclusion of due diligence processes, both parties were finalizing definitive agreements expected to be signed in a few days. This article is closed for comments. Get instant notifications from Economic Times Allow Not now.
Asked whether he regretted missing a deal with MTN twice and whether that was his first choice, Mr. aortel
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Defence Defence National International Industry. The company qirtel also reached a settlement with Broad Communications, the single largest shareholder in Zain Nigeria, following which its chief Otudeko would now head Bharti’s operations in Nigeria. Foul language Slanderous Inciting hatred against a certain community Others. Bharti finally entered Africa after aborting negotiations twice for merger with MTN sincewith Mr. Also, aitrel deal on the Nigerian side might likely face hiccups following the declaration of the Chief Executive Officer of Econet Strive Masiyiwa that Zain Nigeria is not for sale.
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Masiyiwa reiterated immediately after talks between both parties began that Zain Nigeria will not be part of the acquisition by Bharti until the ownership dispute is resolved. Get instant notifications from Economic Times Allow Not now You can switch off notifications anytime using browser settings.
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Sunil Mittal, Mukesh Ambani paint different pictures of telecom sector. India should flex muscle in face of US protectionism: In acquisitikn quarter ended September, Airtel Africa reported a 2.
The speedy process leading to the signing, underscores the importance of the deal to both parties. Get instant notifications from Economic Times Allow Not now You can switch off notifications anytime using browser settings.