Bharti Airtel in talks for majority stake in Dish TV India - report

Thursday 2 December 2021 | 17:28 CET | News
Indian operator Bharti Airtel has started talks to take a majority stake in Dish TV India, in a deal that would give it control over half of the country's satellite television business, Mint reported. Airtel executives are in discussion with Dish TV parent Esself Group's founder Subhash Chandra. Accounting firm EY reportedly submitted a due diligence report to Airtel on 25 October.

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Companies: Airtel / Bharti Airtel / EY
Countries: India
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