MAXIS COMMUNICATION

  • 2G scam: ED slaps case against Marans February 8, 2012

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) registered two money laundering cases against former Union Minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanidhi on Wednesday in the multicrore 2G licence scam. An illegal gratification of Rs 550 crore was reportedly accepted through Dayanidhi's brother Kalanidhi in the garb of share premium invested...
  • Saudi Telecom acquires stake in Maxis June 26, 2007

    New Delhi: Dow Jones reports say Arab's largest telecom firm Saudi Telecom has acquired 25 per cent stake in Maxis Communications. Saudi Telecom will also buy a 51 per cent direct stake in Maxis' Indonesian unit. The whole deal is worth $3.04 billion. This indirectly gives Saudi Telecom an 18 per...
  • HutchEssar bid war turns political January 9, 2007

    New Delhi: Egyptian telecom giant Orascom, has said that it is still in the race to acquire Hutchison Essar, although it is yet to make a firm bid. The Egypitan government has also written to the Indian government seeking clarity on its stand. Meanwhile European rival Vodafone too is upping the...