Sunday, 25 February 2018

Axiata, Bharti Airtel to merge Bangladeshi ops

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Thursday 28 January 16

Combined entity to boast nearly 40 million mobile subscribers; Malaysia-based Axiata to take controlling share.

Axiata and Bharti Airtel on Thursday agreed to merge their operations in Bangladesh, which will create a stronger challenger to market leader Grameenphone. The combined entity will boast just over 39 million mobile subscribers. According to the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC)…

Axiata and Bharti Airtel on Thursday agreed to merge their operations in Bangladesh, which will create a stronger challenger to market leader Grameenphone. The combined entity will boast just over 39 million mobile subscribers. According to the Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC)…

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