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Airtel improves revenues revenues, ARPU in Q4 as customer base falls

Tuesday 4 June 2019 | 09:55 CET | News
Bharti Airtel has released a more detailed report for its fiscal fourth quarter to March, showing the operator returned to revenue growth in the Indian mobile market despite a continued loss of subscribers. Indian mobile revenues rose 3 percent year-on-year to INR 106.3 billion, while the number of mobile customers dropped 7 percent to 282.64 million. Airtel said ARPU improved 19 percent to INR 123 in the quarter, but needed to rise further for the industry to remain sustainable.

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Companies: Bharti Airtel
Countries: India
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