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Google in talks with India operators for Loon project launch

Monday 7 March 2016 | 11:59 CET | News
Google is in talks with a number of local telecom operators, including state-owned BSNL, to launch its Google Loon project, The Economic Times reports, citing unnamed sources aware of the discussions. Google India managing director Rajan Anandan declined to name the operators that Google is in talks with. "To me Loon works — but at a simplistic level, it is infrastructure in the sky. And we'll partner with a local telco. Because the actual provisioning of the service is done by a local telco. So, we're talking to a number of local telcos", Anandan said.

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Companies: BSNL / Google
Countries: India
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