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Slim seeks partner to enter India telecom market - report

Thursday 28 May 2015 | 08:05 CET | News
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, owner of America Movil, has "made a quiet trip to India about two weeks ago" to study partnerships between the Latin American operator and an Indian business house with telecom interests, The Economic Times reports, citing three unnamed people aware of the visit. Slim reportedly had meetings with Videocon Group Chairman Venugopal Dhoot and the heads of some other mobile phone operators. Slim "expressed optimism about growth opportunities presented by the Indian telecom market", said one of the people aware of discussions with top Indian executives.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: America Movil / Bharti Airtel / Videocon
Countries: India / Latin America
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