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Bayat Power Announces Three-Phase US$250M Investment Program To Accelerate Afghanistan’s Gas-Fired Power Industry

Bayat Power Announces Three-Phase US$250M Investment Program To Accelerate Afghanistan’s Gas-Fired Power Industry

KABUL, Afghanistan, Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Bayat Power, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bayat Energy(www.bayat-energy.com), an Afghan-owned, independent energy exploration, development and production company executed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan today to enter into a partnership with Bayat Power for its three-phase, US$250M Independent Power Producer… Read More…

You Need to Know about This Joint Effort That Helped Thousands Hear

You Need to Know about This Joint Effort That Helped Thousands Hear

While Ehsan Bayat’s companies, such as Afghan Wireless, have undertaken many initiatives to give back to the community, his central vehicle for philanthropy remains the Bayat Foundation. Through a partnership with the Starkey Hearing Foundation, the Bayat Foundation has brought the gift of hearing to many individuals throughout Afghanistan. The two organizations officially formed their… Read More…

How to Achieve the Unexpected: The Amazing Story of Afghan Wireless

How to Achieve the Unexpected: The Amazing Story of Afghan Wireless

As the first mobile phone provider in Afghanistan, Afghan Wireless has played a leading role in establishing the nation’s wireless network. In the early 2000s, Afghanistan’s 27 million people shared approximately 20,000 working telephone lines, very few of which could place international calls. The majority of Afghans did not own or have convenient access to… Read More…

Dr. Ehsanollah Bayat, Founder And Chairman Of The Bayat Group To Receive 2016 Alumni Achievement Award From The New Jersey Institute Of Technology

Article originally published at PRNewsWire.com PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., May 23, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Bayat Group (www.bayat-group.com), Afghanistan’s largest private Communications, Media and Energy Company, announced today that the Company’s Founder and Chairman, Dr. Ehsanollah Bayat, will receive the 2016 Alumni Achievement Award from The New Jersey Institute of Technology (www.njit.edu), one of America’s most… Read More…

3 Ways Afghan Wireless Is Giving Back to Afghan Communities

3 Ways Afghan Wireless Is Giving Back to Afghan Communities

For over a decade, Afghan Wireless has been a dedicated supporter of Afghan communities. It all began in 2001, when accomplished Afghan business leader Ehsan Bayat set out to help revitalize his struggling home country. Eager to help Afghanistan rebuild, he attended the Bonn Conference, where he called attention to the important role telecommunications plays… Read More…