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Bharti Airtel Gets Hold Of 49% Stake In Qualcomm India broadband

With the effort to lead 4G data services, India's biggest telecommunication operator Bharti Airtel has inked a deal to get hold of 49 per cent equity stake in Qualcomm Asia Pacific's BWA biz in the Indian market for around $165 million (Rs 922 crore).

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...Mittal stated, "With a broadband-ready network across India, Airtel is well positioned to lead the next phase of Indian's telecom revolution." Airtel already has...

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