Feb 24, 2017 at 16:24 | Source:
Analysts feel that the deal could help Bharti stand up to intense competition that will unleash in the telecom space, but the sector overall could see pressure as well.
Feb 24, 2017 at 16:10 | Source: PTI
Yesterday, telecom operator Bharti Airtel announced its decision to acquire Norwegian Telenor's India unit, signalling a fresh round of industry consolidation that has intensified in the wake of disruptive entry of newcomer Reliance Jio.
Feb 24, 2017 at 15:12 | Source: PTI
The main sectors which attracted the highest foreign inflows include services, telecom, trading, computer hardware and software and automobile.
Feb 24, 2017 at 14:38 | Source:
The Airtel-Telenor buyout coupled with talks of potential Vodafone-Idea merger and Tata Teleservices with RCom-Airtel-MTS combine raise questions whether a consolidation is the best way for telecom companies in view of Reliance Jio's entry.
Feb 24, 2017 at 14:15 | Source:
According to a GSMA report, Indias telecom sector directly employs 2.2 million people and 1.8 million indirectly. Consolidation in the sector could cause nearly a third of these jobs to be shed.
Feb 24, 2017 at 13:42 | Source:
India is staring at an imminent jobs crisis as three leading service sectors which have been engines of job creation for two decades now get ready to shed jobs by the tens of thousands, each driven by its own dynamic.
Feb 24, 2017 at 11:24 | Source: CNBC-TV18
On one hand, these mergers could help bigger incumbents increase their subscriber base, and provide competitive pricing but on the other hand, this is also likely to wipe off 10-15 percent of jobs in the telecom space, reports an article in Business Standard.
Feb 23, 2017 at 18:28 | Source: CNBC-TV18
With entry of Reliance Jio and a possible merger of Vodafone and Idea, the telecom sector has began to see consolidation. The space is no longer viable for more than three players, believes SP Tulsian of
Feb 23, 2017 at 18:24 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Lesser players with more spectrum and enough towers will help improve quality of services, said TV Ramachandran, President of Broadband India Forum. Consolidation will lead to both power and cost efficiency.
Feb 23, 2017 at 16:07 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Participation level from domestic institutions will continue to move market up, believes market expert Prakash Diwan. The market is likely to be stock-specific going ahead.
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On the day of the commercial launch of Jio`s operations, on 1 September, investors pummelled the shares of the rival telecom companies. While Idea Cellular witnessed the biggest fall of 10.5 percent on the day, RCom declined 8.81 percent and Bharti Airtel 6.37 percent. Investors in Tata

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and soon all telecom firms post huge losses like jio is doing as all slash prices to match jio tariff. avoid all telecom stocks. you may think towers business is different but it will soon be knocked out of niftyfifty.

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If Telecom is expanded to a Digital Platform at affordable cost large section of society can part of it.

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Moneycontrol news: New technology could cause 1mn job loss in tech sector, telecom sector consolidation could cause 1mn more job loss in telecom sector. Pharma ka to USFDA ne laga diya. Where is job for young Indians? Chalo sab equity trader e bsn jao....satta market main khelte raho.

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cyient is the only genuine tech company. all others are doing staffing work. but i am also closely researching 8k miles. i hope they r not another tulip telecom

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Bharti Airtel's acquisition of Telenor India is "credit positive" and will enhance the company's position in the highly-competitive Indian mobile telecom market, Moody's Investors Service said today.

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