BSNL’s GSM tender on hold

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: Tender to set up 93 million mobile phone connections based on the global system for mobile communications technology by India’s state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd has been put on hold. The matter is under Central Vigilance Commission, a federal corruption watchdog. The CVC will investigate charges of irregularities in the tender to set up 93 million mobile phone connections. …

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Four international telcos to bid for stake in Zambian incumbent.

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: Four international groups namely Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd.of India, LAP Greencom Ltd of Libya together with LAP Green Networks, Angola’s Unitel, and Russia’s Vimpel Communications, bidding to buy 75% stake in Zambia Telecommunications Co. have been shortlisted. According to Muhabi Lungu, acting director general of the ZDA, all the four shortlisted companies are serious and respected telecommunications players. In …

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Telcos of India, Libya & Angola bid for Zamtel

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: Three companies from India, Libya and Angola, have submitted their bids for state-run Zambia Telecommunications Co. also known as Zamtel in its partial privatization. The bidding period ended with the submission of these three offers in Zamtel, informed the acting director general of the Zambia Development Agency, Muhabi Lungu. According to Lungu, LAP Green of Libya, Unitel of Angola …

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BSNL puts Zain purchase on hold.

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www.WirelessFederation.com/news: Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) has put its plan to be a part of the consortium looking to buy a stake in Kuwait’s Mobile Telecommunications Co, on hold. The decision was taken as the information sorted by Vavasi Group has still not been received. Vavasi Group which is not yet listed in India had tied up with Al-Bukhary group …

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BSNL plans massive expansion in mobile services

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New Delhi, Aug. 24 (UNI): The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd., (BSNL) has floated a tender for procurement of 63.5 million mobile telephone lines with the aim of achieving the largest ever expansion, IT and Communication Minister, Dayanidhi Maran, said today. “The capacity expansion of BSNL alone in the next two to three years will be equivalent to the capacity expansion …

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