Sep 02, 2016 09:29 AM IST
The launch of Reliance Jio, thanks to its focus on cheap data plans, is going to significantly expand India's data market, leading to an opportunity even for its large rivals, says Suresh Mahadevan of UBS.
- Jul 20, 2016 11:54 AM IST
CNBC-TV18 learns that the two companies, in a 50-50 deal, will together infuse Rs 5,000 crore of equity funding in the merged entity.
- Jul 19, 2016 09:38 PM IST
The Mobile Connect services will be offered by six telecom operators - Bharti Airtel,Idea, Vodafone, Aircel, Tata Teleservices and Telenor - to over 80 crore subscribers across India.
- Jul 11, 2016 08:54 AM IST
Responding to the story, Bharti Airtel in a stock exchange filing said it has acquired rights to use 4G spectrum from Aircel in "six circles".
- Jul 10, 2016 12:50 PM IST
Telecom Ministry is learnt to have
cleared the Rs 3,500-crore 4G spectrum trading deal between
service providers Bharti Airtel and Aircel.
- Jun 23, 2016 05:10 PM IST
Having extended talks with Aircel twice, Reliance Communications (RCom) on June 23 said it expects to announce the merger with the company "very shortly" after the
signing of a "binding definitive" pact
- Jun 23, 2016 03:30 PM IST
The deal, which was supposed to take place in May, saw a month's lag time due to a disagreement over debt component. Both Reliance Communications and Aircel will transfer Rs 14,000 crore debt each to the new entity, reports Kritika Saxena of CNBC-TV18, quoting sources.
- Jun 23, 2016 07:00 AM IST
"Growth of BSNL in April 2016 is 1.32 per cent against the industry average 0.06 per cent. BSNL has given highest growth consistently in last months ie February, March and April," BSNL said in a statement.
- Jun 22, 2016 07:02 PM IST
The companies will create a separate entity to house its wireless business and both Aircel and RComm will hold 50 percent stake in this new company.
- Jun 21, 2016 10:08 PM IST
Leading operators Aircel,
Vodafone and Idea are using call drop masking technology or
RLT incorrectly in Mumbai, telecom regulator Trai said today.
- Jun 20, 2016 02:50 PM IST
"Airtel 2G and Videocon 2G are the only 2 operators who need to improve the quality of the network in Chandigarh," it said.
- Jun 09, 2016 10:01 PM IST
The start-up, which will initially start its operations in the six metros, Pune and Jaipur aims to make home-office commute easy and comfortable.
- Jun 07, 2016 01:20 PM IST
"Before setting up any enquiry, we will seek details of radio-link technology (RLT) from telecom operators around parameters that are applicable globally, they are following here and parameters that they have been following over a period of one year," Trai Chairman R S Sharma told reporters on sidelines of India Satcom event.
- Jun 02, 2016 09:04 PM IST
The Cellular Operators Association of India represents telecom majors, including Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Idea Cellular, Aircel etc.
- May 22, 2016 11:50 AM IST
This is for the second time the companies have extended the discussion period for the merger. The telcos previously on March 22 had extended the merger talks by 60 days.
- Apr 15, 2016 08:58 AM IST
"Idea remains the biggest gainer with 17 million net port-ins until end-January 2016. Not surprisingly, RCOM, Aircel and TTSL are the biggest losers. BSNL's performance is surprisingly respectable," Kotak Institutional Equities said in a note.
- Apr 11, 2016 12:18 PM IST
Jefferies says that the deal is a tad expensive as it has paid 47 percent premium to Aircel's acquisition price in 2010 and 14 percent to reserve price in upcoming auctions.
- Apr 11, 2016 09:13 AM IST
With a presence in 22 circles, Bharti Airtel has a better footing than Reliance Jio, says GV Giri, IIFL Institutional Equities.
- Apr 08, 2016 06:20 PM IST
With this deal, Airtel becomes the first telecom operator to have a pan-India 4G spectrum.
- Apr 04, 2016 12:00 PM IST
"The Telecom Commission has agreed to charge SUC (spectrum usage charges) at 3 percent level of adjusted gross revenue on spectrum that will be purchased in next round of auction.
- Mar 23, 2016 06:58 PM IST
Telecom operator Reliance Communications (RCom) today said it has extended the exclusivity period with shareholders of Aircel for potential combination of mobile businesses of two companies.
- Feb 18, 2016 09:26 AM IST
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has shared the performance data for July-September quarter of 2015 and compared it with preceding quarter of April-June.
- Feb 05, 2016 08:13 PM IST
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has recommended a record high base price of Rs 11,485 crore per Mhz for 700 Mhz which alone.
- Dec 23, 2015 08:27 PM IST
India's third-biggest mobile phone operator Idea Cellular launched fourth-generation (4G) mobile phone services across South India on Wednesday. The company hopes to cover all towns and cities in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Telangana by March 2016
- Dec 23, 2015 05:59 PM IST
Idea said a handful of major towns were covered immediately, but all towns and cities in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Telangana would be covered by March 2016