Bharti Foundation will be collaborating with the Punjab government under the 'Satya Bharti Abhiyan', Vijay Chadda, CEO, Bharti Foundation, said here.
The financial services unit includes the insurance businesses namely Bharti AXA Life Insurance Company and Bharti AXA General Insurance Company.
Mittal, 59, speaking in his capacity as Chairman of the world's largest business organisation International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), said it is a matter of concern that parts of the developed world are now embracing a protectionist attitude.
From April 1, Airtel will offer free incoming calls and SMSes while roaming across India, and there will be no extra charges on on outgoing calls and data while outstation.
Representatives of Indian industry, including online retail and technology firms, today discussed issues pertaining to global trade and e-commerce with WTO chief Roberto Azevedo.
Representatives of Indian industry, including online retail and technology firms, will discuss issues pertaining to trade and e-commerce with WTO chief Roberto Azevedo here tomorrow.
Bharti Enterprises Vice-Chairman Rakesh Bharti Mittal said the Bharti Group has pumped in about Rs 30,000 crore in the state so far.
Speaking to CNBC-TV18 Sunil Bharti Mittal, Founder & Chairman of Bharti Enterprises, said that the focus will be on building networks, and bringing in more technology.
Srinivasan joined Bharti AXA General Insurance in August 2016 as Chief Commercial and Principal Officer
"As more and more telecom companies enter the fray, I think we will hopefully see competition not only amongst telecom companies which we read a lot about these days but we will probably see competition between conventional and the new mode of banking that you are going to introduce," Jaitley said at the launch.
Lauding "big, bold" moves by the government, telecom czar and Bharti Enterprises Chairman Sunil Mittal today said the challenge going forward is to ensure India that has opened its economy in the "most dramatic" way now "asks for rightful movement of people".
Private and public companies will be able to dip into an initial amount of more than USD 1 billion starting next fiscal year, said the sources with direct knowledge of the decision taken after a meeting of government officials more than a month ago.
The GSMA also elected the new members of the 26-member Board and re-elected Mari-NoÃ«lle Jego-Laveissiere, Executive Vice President, Innovation, Orange Group as Deputy Chair for the two-year period.
Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will today open the two-day India Economic Summit here which will focus on issues like digital transformation and regional economic integration.
Earlier this week, Reliance Capital chairman Anil Ambani had announced that the firm will re-launch its commodity exchange with focus on diamond and crude oil futures. The exchange aims to make diamond futures its flagship product with potential daily turnover of over Rs 6,000 crore.
Existing investors - Tiger Global, Bharti and Softbank Group - also participated in this round. This is the fourth venture capital round and the biggest to date for Hike, a company founded by Kavin Bharti Mittal, son of Bharti Enterprises Chairman Sunil Mittal.
As the US solar giant fights to stave off bankruptcy, the 500 megawatt project in Andhra Pradesh state it won last November lies idle with ground yet to be broken. The other projects are still to be bid on.
Rudraradhya will report to Founder and CEO of Hike, Kavin Bharti Mittal, son of Bharti Enterprises Chairman Sunil Mittal, and will help Hike scale its engineering team and streamlining product development.
According to a Clean Technica report, solar power bids have fallen by over 50 percent in India in the past five years
Here is what Rajan Mittal, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Bharti Enterprises have to say about the delay in goods and services tax (GST) bill.
The project is to be developed in the Ghani Sakunala Solar Park, Kurnool district, the statement said, adding that this is SoftBank's first step towards realising its USD 20 billion commitment to promote clean and safe energy in India.
Bharti AXA Life Insurance (Bharti AXA Life) and Bharti AXA General Insurance (Bharti AXA GI) are the JVs, in which the foreign shareholding by AXA Group has been hiked to the maximum permissible limit of 49 percent in the sector.
The scheme aimed at helping undertrials will receive Rs 10 crore contribution from Bharti Airtel every year. Chairman Sunil Mittal is expected to take Rs 5 crore annual salary cut for the same.
Speaking at the B20 session, held on sidelines of the G20 Summit, he also highlighted the need for simpler and easier global trading norms and investments in infrastructure and said the world needs to create more employment opportunities for women and youth.
Continuing with its cautious expansion in India, US-retail giant Walmart will open the next cash and carry outlet only in 2017 and is zeroing in on Punjab for that.