Bharti signs USD250 million GSM contract with Ericsson

15 Jun 2005

India’s Bharti Tele-Ventures has signed a USD250 million outsourcing contract with Swedish equipment giant Ericsson to expand and maintain its GSM network in 3,000 towns in 15 regions across the country. The first phase of rollout, commencing later this month, will expand GSM services in rural areas. The deal is the second major contract between Bharti and Ericsson; it follows a similar USD400 million agreement last year.

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