TeleGeography Logo

Google, Yahoo and Microsoft chasing Tikona stake

27 Aug 2013

Google Capital, Yahoo and Microsoft are reportedly all interested in taking a stake in the Indian wireless broadband service provider Tikona Digital Networks. According to a report from The Economic Times, the three firms are competing for the opportunity to invest in Tikona, which has 4G licences in five circles including Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh-East, Uttar Pradesh-West and Himachal Pradesh. Tikona is looking to raise capital to fund its 4G network rollout. It currently provides wireless broadband services in 25 markets across India.

India, Tikona Infinet

GlobalComms Database

Want more? Peruse the GlobalComms Database—the most complete source of intel about mobile, fixed broadband, and fixed voice markets.


TeleGeography is the definitive source for telecom news, numbers, and analysis. Explore the full research catalog.