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India looks to double 3G license reserve prices

India’s imminent 3G license auctions could face further delay following a move by India’s Finance Ministry to significantly increase the base price for the licenses.

Quippo buys 49% stake in Tata Teleservices tower arm

India’s independent tower company Quippo Telecom Infrastructure (QTIL) has agreed to merge with the spun-off tower arm of Tata Teleservices, reports Telecompaper.

Tata Comm seeks funds for acquisitions and WiMAX

India’s Tata Communications is looking to raise a war chest of some INR30 billion (US$600 million) to fund possible overseas acquisitions and WiMAX spectrum purchases, reports India’s Economic Times.

DoCoMo to complete TTSL investment by March

TeleGeography notes that, according to a Bloomberg report, Japan’s NTT DoCoMo has said its US$2.7 billion investment in Indian Tata Teleservices (TTSL) will be completed by March 2009.

Telenor strikes tower-sharing deals in India

Telenor’s new majority-owned Indian subsidiary, Unitech Wireless, has struck tower-sharing deals with Wireless-TT – Tata Teleservices’ tower company – and Quippo Telecom Infrastructure, paving the way for the new operator to launch GSM services later this year.

Tata Comm mulls SE Asia, Africa expansion

India’s Tata Communications is looking to expand its presence in Southeast Asia and Africa following its recent acquisition of South African fixed-line firm Neotel, reports Dow Jones Newswires.

Alcatel-Lucent expands Tata

Alcatel-Lucent has won a seven-year contract from Indian operator Tata Teleservices to expand its CDMA /GSM network in 22 states across the country, covering close to 60 million subscribers