Articles tagged with: Indosat and Qtel

Qtel Profits Up 15% on New Services - Impacted by Currency Wobbles

Qatar Telecom (Qtel) has announced a 58% rise in first quarter revenues to reach QAR 5.6 billion while profits rose 15% to reach QAR 604.4 million. more

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Qatar Telecom Gets Clearance to Increase Indonesian Investment

Qatar Telecom (QTel) has confirmed that it will increase its holding in Indonesia's Indosat to 65% following a clarification about foreign investor rules from the Indonesian government.  more

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Indonesian Government Permits Qtel to Increase Indosat Stake

Indonesia's government has made a fairly large change to its policy on foreign ownership of telecoms operators - and is to permit Qatar Telecom (Qtel) to increase its holding in Indosat to 65 percent. more

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Qatar Telecom Still on Track to Buy Indonesian Stake

Qatar Telecom (Qtel) has refuted media reports that it was considering canceling its purchase of Indonesian mobile operator, Indosat - but did say that it was still waiting for further clarification on foreign ownership rules from the Indonesian government. more

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Qatar Telecom Confirms Indosat Purchase - Doubles First Half Revenues

Qatar Telecom (Qtel) has reported that its first half group revenues jumped by 102% to QAR8.1 billion (US$2.2 billion), driven by acquisitions and continued marketing efforts.  more

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Indonesian Court Rejects Temasek Appeal Over Local Investments

Indonesia's Supreme Court has rejected the bulk of an appeal by Singapore's Temasek Holdings that is had violated anti-monopoly laws due to its indirect holdings in two Indonesian mobile network operators, Telkomsel and Indosat. more

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Qatar Telecom Buys Control of Kuwait's Wataniya

Qatar Telecom has announced that it is paying US$3.7 billion for a controlling shareholding in Kuwait based, Wataniya, which has mobile operations in seven countries in the region. Qtel will acquire 51% of the share capital of Wataniya from Kuwait Projects Company Holding KSC (KIPCO) and other related parties as well as further and additional direct investments in its Algeria and Iraq operations for a total consideration of $3.7 billion. more

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