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Digital India is grand, ambitious and aspirational but doesn't come without challenges
Business

Digital India is grand, ambitious and aspirational but doesn't come without challenges

While the intent of the initiative is good, it is riddled with challenges

Airtel acquires minority stake in satellite firm OneWeb
Business

Airtel acquires minority stake in satellite firm OneWeb

The OneWeb mission is like the Facebook-led Internet.org initiative which states that it aims to bring 5 billion people online in partnership with tech giants like Smasung and Qualcomm.

Modi's solar power dream gets a boost: SoftBank, Bharti, Foxconn team up for $20 bn venture
Business

Modi's solar power dream gets a boost: SoftBank, Bharti, Foxconn team up for $20 bn venture

Betting big on India's renewable energy sector, Japan's SoftBank Corp together with Sunil Mittal's Bharti Enterprises and Taiwanese mobile handset maker Foxconn will invest $20 billion to generate 20 gigawatt of solar power.

Consolidation: Key details you must know about the Future, Bharti Retail merger
Business

Consolidation: Key details you must know about the Future, Bharti Retail merger

Soon after retail giant Walmart and Bharti parted ways in 2013, Kishore Biyani,the CEO of Future Group sensed an opportunity to join forces with Sunil Mittal if he wanted to scale up. And almost two years later, the two companies have sealed the deal with Future Retail acquiring most of Bharti Enterprises' shares in its retail business to create one of India's biggest retail chains with more than 570 stores across the country with revenues of over Rs 15,000 crore.

Walmart focuses on wholesale business, says Indian market important, long term
Business

Walmart focuses on wholesale business, says Indian market important, long term

Walmart International president and CEO David Cheesewright, who is in India on a three-day visit, reiterated that the company is focused on growing its wholesale business in India.

Telecom firms not against Skype, WhatsApp: Bharti
Business

Telecom firms not against Skype, WhatsApp: Bharti

Telecom operators have raised concern over Internet messaging and call services from applications like WhatsApp, Viber, Line and Skype are denting their revenues.

Bharti announces top level changes to strengthen corp governance
Business

Bharti announces top level changes to strengthen corp governance

The company said this new organisation structure is designed to provide enhanced empowerment to top management teams and to further strengthen corporate governance.

Bharti ropes in ex Wal-Mart executive Raj Jain as retail CEO
Business

Bharti ropes in ex Wal-Mart executive Raj Jain as retail CEO

Bharti Enterprises, which agreed to call off a joint venture with Wal-Mart Stores in the country last October, named a former executive with the US retailer to head its retail operations.<br /><br />

Case closed: ED gives Wal-Mart clean chit, says there's no FDI violation
Business

Case closed: ED gives Wal-Mart clean chit, says there's no FDI violation

The Enforcement Directorate, which probed the alleged contravention of foreign exchange laws by Walmart in its investments in domestic supermarket chain Bharti Enterprises, has found no violation of FDI guidelines by the U.S. multinational retail giant.

Damage control: Decoding why Bharti-Walmart love affair ended
Business

Damage control: Decoding why Bharti-Walmart love affair ended

The Bharti and Walmart partnership in its last legs, with only a formal announcement of its separation remaining to be announced.<br /><br />

Bharti-Walmart break up is official, but both still love Indian retail
Business

Bharti-Walmart break up is official, but both still love Indian retail

The Bharti and Walmart partnership for retail business in India is officially over but both companies will independently pursue retail business in India.<br /><br />

Walmart's negative comments on India plans not final word: FM
Economy

Walmart's negative comments on India plans not final word: FM

Wal-Mart Stores Inc's chief executive is in contact with Indian officials about the retailer's presence in India despite negative comments from its top executive in Asia about Indian regulations, the finance minister said on Monday.<br /><br />

'Unfortunate for Wal-Mart': Anand Sharma won't change FDI policy
Business

'Unfortunate for Wal-Mart': Anand Sharma won't change FDI policy

Sharma told The Indian Express that India's foreign direct investment (FDI) policies have been framed keeping in view the interest of all stakeholders, and not in view of some specific company.

Wal-Mart says retail plans with Bharti not tenable, but won't leave India
Business

Wal-Mart says retail plans with Bharti not tenable, but won't leave India

Wal-Mart Stores Inc's retail plans with India partner Bharti Enterprises are "not tenable" and both sides are looking for the best way to move forward, an executive with the US retailer told Reuters.

Bharti to decide future of partnership with Walmart this month
Business

Bharti to decide future of partnership with Walmart this month

The group, which has a 50:50 joint venture with Walmart for wholesale cash and carry, is understood to be anxious after their partnership came to a standstill, with no new stores being opened.

Decision on Walmart partnership this month: Bharti
Business

Decision on Walmart partnership this month: Bharti

The group, which has a 50:50 joint venture with Walmart for wholesale cash and carry, is understood to be anxious after their partnership came to a standstill, with no new stores being opened.

India is an important market, optimistic on growing business: Walmart
Business

India is an important market, optimistic on growing business: Walmart

US-based retail giant Walmart today said it is optimistic about growing its wholesale cash and carry business in India, which it runs together with Bharti Enterprises.

Bharti SoftBank pumps in $7 million in cross-platform messaging app 'hike'
News & Analysis

Bharti SoftBank pumps in $7 million in cross-platform messaging app &#039;hike&#039;

WhatsApp and Nimbuzz better hold on tight because there is yet another contender threatening the cross-platform messaging apps’ positions – hike.

Bharti's Sunil Mittal is the new vice-chairman of ICC
Business

Bharti's Sunil Mittal is the new vice-chairman of ICC

Mittal becomes the third business person from India in the history of ICC to be appointed on the ICC Executive Board.

Bharti Infratel IPO: Why retail investors kept away
Business

Bharti Infratel IPO: Why retail investors kept away

Given the turbulent phase the telecom sector in India is going through, it would have been a surprise if the issue elicited a better response.