Robi receives final approval for merger with Airtel

Monday 24 July 2017 | 13:49 CET | News
Bangladeshi mobile operator Robi has received the final approval from the telecom regulator BTRC on its merger with Airtel. The Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) issued the 'Order of Merger of Licence' on 19 July, after completing all formalities and receiving fees and charges for the merger, local newspaper The Daily Star reports. The merged entity, operating under the Robi Axiata brand name, currently serves 38.7 million customers, and claims a share of 28.7 percent of the Bangladeshi mobile market.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Airtel / Axiata / Bharti Airtel / NTT DoCoMo / Robi Axiata
Countries: Bangladesh
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