Russian Billionaire Fights to Recoup Investment

Russian Billionaire Fights to Recoup Investment

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A man checks his mobile phone in Kolkata, India. With 13 operators offering services to 906 million connections in the world’s second-most populous nation, price wars have forced voice rates down to as low as 50 paise (0.9 cent) from as high as 16 rupees in 1995.