New Delhi, September 29, 2006 -
Bharti Airtel, India’s leading private telecom services provider would be observing a 'Silent Period' from the close of business hours today, September 29, 2006 (September 30, 2006, being a holiday), till the declaration of results for the quarter ended September 30, 2006, as a commitment towards highest level of corporate governance.
Details about the quarterly results announcement and the earnings call will be made available on the website shortly.
The practice of silent period does not refrain the company and its representatives from any press conference & public dissemination of information. The observation of silent period is only a practice and hence does not imply any legal obligation for the company under any circumstances.
About Bharti Airtel Limited
Bharti Airtel Limited is one of India’s leading private sector providers of telecommunications services with an aggregate of 27.24 million customers as of end of August‘06, consisting of 25.65 million mobile customers. Bharti Airtel created history by being ranked among the top 10 best performing companies in the world in the globally renowned BusinessWeek IT 100 list. The company was the first private operator to provide mobile services in all the 23 circles in India. The company also provides telephone services and Internet access over DSL in 92 cities. The company complements its mobile, broadband & telephone services with national and international long distance services. The company also has a submarine cable landing station at Chennai, which connects the submarine cable (owned by an associate company) connecting Chennai and Singapore. The company is a part of the consortium, which jointly owns and has developed the next generation undersea cable system SEA-ME-WE-4. The company provides reliable end-to-end data and enterprise services to the corporate customers by leveraging its nationwide fiber optic backbone, last mile connectivity in fixed-line and mobile circles, VSATs, ISP and international bandwidth access through the gateways and landing station. For more information, visit www.bhartiairtel.in