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Vodafone and rival Idea Cellular merge in India to form country’s largest network

Digital Trends Monday, 20 March 2017
Vodafone and rival Idea Cellular merge in India to form country’s largest networkTo beat the rest of them, join forces with one of them. That seems to be the mentality of Vodafone, who has just merged with rival cellphone service provider Idea Cellular in India to create the biggest network in the country.
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News video: Vodafone, Idea in $23bln Indian merger

Vodafone, Idea in $23bln Indian merger 01:07

Britain's Vodafone Group and Idea Cellular have agreed to merge their Indian operations in a $23 billion deal, creating the country's biggest telecoms business after the entry of a new rival sparked a brutal price war. As Ivor Bennett reports, the combined entity would have almost 400 million...

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