Bharti Airtel launches wireless network in Channel Islands

29 Jun 2007

Indian cellco Bharti Airtel has confirmed it has launched its GSM network on the islands of Jersey and Guernsey, in partnership with Vodafone. ‘We are committed to bringing world-class services to customers and adding value to communities and businesses on the islands,’ Sunil Bharti Mittal, chairman and group CEO of Bharti, said in a statement. Bharti Airtel was granted a licence to provide mobile services on the two islands in 2006. Services will be offered under the Airtel-Vodafone brand, following an agreement signed between them in May this year.

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