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Africa is Airtel’s silver lining

For years, Airtel’s Africa operations were weighing down its balance sheet. Today, the tables have turned, with India looking Jio’s way. Suddenly, Africa seems like a masterstroke of foresight

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“I would say in 2010 our decision to go to Africa was a bit rushed, and that has taken 6-7-8 years and a lot of resources and my personal time to fix,” Sunil Mittal, chairman of Bharti Airtel said at an event in Delhi in December 2017. Airtel entered the continent in 2010 with a…

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