We have updated our Terms of Use.
Please read our new Privacy Statement before continuing.

No bright Idea

13 February 2017 By Una Galani

Tycoon Kumar Mangalam Birla wants to combine his Idea Cellular with Vodafone’s local arm, in a merger “based on equal rights”. Given a jump in the shares since announcing it was in talks, Idea could have half the $25 bln giant – but Birla would still be reduced to a bit part.

This content is for Subscribers only


Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *


(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)