Sprint (NYSE: S) and Clearwire (NASDAQ: CLWR) may want to move to India. According to The Inquirer Tata Communications plans to have 15 major cities using its retail WiMax solution by early 2009. It also plans to hook up 110 cities for business customers.
The company said that the reason it has picked WiMax is that it is the least expensive way to bring broadband to a wide area.
Pakistan is in the process of building a similar.
Douglas A. McIntyre