Idea Cellular

Idea shares jump 6%; mcap surges by Rs 1,594 crore

Idea shares jump 6%; mcap surges by Rs 1,594 crore

The company's market valuation rose by Rs 1,593.6 crore to Rs 28,460.60 crore.

Oct 13, 2017, 18:09 PM IST
Tata telco buy to help Airtel catch up with Idea-Voda: Experts

Tata telco buy to help Airtel catch up with Idea-Voda: Experts

The shareholders of Idea Cellular have approved merger scheme of its mobile business with Vodafone India.

Oct 13, 2017, 16:22 PM IST
Idea shareholders approve scheme of merger with Vodafone India

Idea shareholders approve scheme of merger with Vodafone India

The deal gives Vodafone India an implied enterprise value of Rs 82,800 crore and Idea Rs 72,200 crore.

Oct 13, 2017, 15:10 PM IST
Idea Cellular tops Trai's 4G upload speed rankings in Sep

Idea Cellular tops Trai's 4G upload speed rankings in Sep

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) MySpeed app tabulates mobile data speed of various operators.

Oct 09, 2017, 12:41 PM IST

DoT approaches TRAI on review of spectrum caps for telcos

IMG noted that the matter "merits examination and inputs from regulator" and accordingly, the telecom department has decided to consult TRAI on the issue of spectrum limit.

Oct 04, 2017, 19:23 PM IST
Idea-Vodafone merger likely to be completed by March

Idea-Vodafone merger likely to be completed by March

The meeting of equity shareholders, secured creditors and unsecured creditors will be held in Gandhinagar. It is being convened following directions of the NCLT bench at Ahmedabad.

Oct 02, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
IMC 2017: Large telcos lament high taxes, spectrum costs; seek relief

IMC 2017: Large telcos lament high taxes, spectrum costs; seek relief

Large telecom operators including Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular on Wednesday lamented the high taxes, and spectrum costs being faced by the industry, and asked the government for immediate relief to mitigate the woes of the stressed sector.

Sep 27, 2017, 12:48 PM IST
Reliance Jio's 4G speed jumped 50% in last 6 months: Report

Reliance Jio's 4G speed jumped 50% in last 6 months: Report

Jio completed one year of commercially offering its telecom services across the country early this month.

Sep 22, 2017, 13:15 PM IST
Telecom stocks tumble up to 7.4%; RIL hits record high as Trai slashes IUC

Telecom stocks tumble up to 7.4%; RIL hits record high as Trai slashes IUC

Telecom regulator Trai on Wednesday announced slashing of mobile call connection charge by more than half to 6 paise a minute and said no rate will apply from January 1, 2020, a move that may benefit newcomer Reliance Jio.

Sep 20, 2017, 13:54 PM IST

Idea demands separation of VoLTE, traditional calls for IUC

The company estimates that around 95 per cent of calls terminate on TDM network.

Sep 14, 2017, 23:58 PM IST
Idea Cellular expands network to 2.6 lakh cell sites

Idea Cellular expands network to 2.6 lakh cell sites

The company said it planned to continue the rapid rollout of its pan-India wireless broadband network throughout FY18 with a capex of Rs 6,000 crore.

Sep 14, 2017, 15:17 PM IST

Voda merger: Idea shareholders, creditors meeting on October 12

The company will start seeking shareholder's nod through postal ballot and e-voting from September 12 and close the process on October 11.

Sep 08, 2017, 21:07 PM IST

Idea, Vodafone lose customers, Airtel adds users in July

The subscriber base of Bharti Airtel reached 28.12 crore in July.

Aug 22, 2017, 22:43 PM IST
Mobile data war advances; Aircel offers 168GB data for 84 days against Jio Dhan Dhana Dhan offer

Mobile data war advances; Aircel offers 168GB data for 84 days against Jio Dhan Dhana Dhan offer

Aircel has recently launched two new offers which would provide 2GB data per day and unlimited calls with a validity of 84 days.

Aug 12, 2017, 16:08 PM IST

Telecom's share in NPAs up, Jio triggered tariff cut: Survey

The survey said Jio's pricing scheme "forced incumbent telecom firms" to cut voice call rates and cost of 1 GB data to average USD 1.9 during January-March 2017.

Aug 11, 2017, 17:22 PM IST
MyJio app crosses 100 million download mark

MyJio app crosses 100 million download mark

Self-care application of leading telecom operators -- Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular, have registered over 10 million downloads on Google Play store.

Aug 10, 2017, 17:55 PM IST
Idea Cellular seeks NCLT approval for merger with Vodafone

Idea Cellular seeks NCLT approval for merger with Vodafone

According to the statement, the application was filed on Monday before the Ahmedabad Bench of the NCLT.

Aug 08, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
Idea-Vodafone deal gets conditional go-ahead from Sebi, bourses

Idea-Vodafone deal gets conditional go-ahead from Sebi, bourses

BSE and NSE said they reserve rights to raise objections at any stage if the information submitted to them is found to be incomplete, incorrect, misleading, false or for any contravention of rules and regulations.

Aug 07, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
Jio phone: Idea flags net neutrality worries; to launch its own handset

Jio phone: Idea flags net neutrality worries; to launch its own handset

Idea Cellular has flagged net neutrality concerns about Reliance Jio's proposed 4G phones, saying it will only allow the apps of the operator's choice and that it will also launch a slightly expensive handset as a counter to it.

Jul 30, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
Idea working with handset-makers for cheaper mobile phones

Idea working with handset-makers for cheaper mobile phones

Faced with the latest challenge of ultra-cheap 4G feature phone from Reliance Jio, Idea Cellular today said it is working with handset makers to bring down the cost of handsets.

Jul 28, 2017, 22:38 PM IST