Call drops to 4G: Full spectrum of bad, good for telecom

Call drops to 4G: Full spectrum of bad, good for telecom

The telecom service providers that participated in the marathon auctioning were: Idea Cellular, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India, Reliance Communications, Reliance Jio, Tata Teleservices, Telenor and Aircel.

Govt issues guidelines to liberalise 2G spectrum

The development is likely to benefit almost all incumbent telecom operators like Reliance Communications, Aircel, Tata Teleservices, Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular.

Indian households with mobile phones 62% better off than those without

Indian households with mobile phones 62% better off than those without

 Indian households that own at least one mobile phone enjoy 62 per cent higher level of economic prosperity compared to non mobile-owning ones, says a study by Tata Teleservices and the Tata Institute of Social Sciences.

TTML appoints Harish Abhichandani as CFO

Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Ltd (TTML) on Friday said it has appointed Harish Abhichandani as Chief Financial Officer with effect from September 1.

Tata Teleservices shares surge 20%; hit upper circuit

Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) shares Monday surged 20 percent amid reports that the Tata Group has offered to buy out Japanese telecom major NTT Docomo's 26.5 percent stake in unlisted Tata Teleservices for Rs 23.34 a share.

Tata Teleservices appoints Anuraag Srivastava as CFO

Prior to taking up the new role, Srivastava served Indus Towers as Senior Vice-President of Internal Audit and Assurance, a company statement said.

Telecom Ministry seeks legal opinion on CAG's observations

The Telecom Ministry has sought legal opinion on a CAG report that stated undue benefits were extended to companies including Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, RCom and Tata Teleservices on a number of issues.

Sanjiva Jha new head of Tata Docomo's AP and Telangana ops

Jha would be responsible for overseeing the company's operations and business in the Andhra Pradesh and Telangana markets.

Telecom operators slash call rates to quake-hit Nepal

Telecom operators MTS India and Tata Teleservices Sunday said they have slashed charges for calls made to earthquake-hit Nepal to support disaster relief efforts.

Spectrum auction: Govt receives all upfront amount of Rs 28,872 cr

Telecom companies have paid the entire upfront money of about Rs 28,872 crore to the government for the airwaves they acquired during the last month's auction.

RBI says no to our proposal to buy back Docomo stake: Tata

Tata Sons has said the RBI has turned down a request to allow it to buy back the Japanese Group NTT Docomo's 26 percent stake in their telecom joint venture.

Maximum billing disputes against Voda, Idea, Tata, BSNL: TRAI

Customers of Vodafone, Idea Cellular, Tata Teleservices and BSNL in some circles have reported maximum discrepancies in their phone bills, according to a latest report by telecom regulator TRAI.

TTML to raise Rs 2,500 cr by issuing non-convertible debentures

Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Ltd (TTML) on Thursday said it will raise Rs 2,500 crore through non-convertible debentures in one or more tranches.

GSM players add 41.5 lakh rural subscribers in December: COAI

GSM mobile operators added 41.5 lakh net subscribers in rural areas last month, taking the overall base to 31.97 crore, industry body COAI said Tuesday.

Tata Sons gets RBI node to buy DoCoMo's stake in telecom JV

Tata Sons has won an approval of the RBI to buy Japanese telecom firm NTT DoCoMo's stake in their struggling joint venture, Tata Teleservices, for Rs 7,250 crore.

NTT Docomo drags Tata Sons to arbitration over stake sale

Japanese telecom giant NTT Docomo has dragged Tatas to an arbitration court, alleging that the Indian firm failed to honour commitment to buy its Rs 7,250 crore stake in their joint venture Tata Teleservices Ltd.

Defence need for CDMA spectrum may leave 10 Mhz for auction

CDMA spectrum to defence as desired by them can be allocated only in Jammu and Kashmir, Assam and North East telecom circles only, the source said.

Sunil Batra elected as president of AUSPI

Industry body AUSPI, which represents CDMA and dual technology players, on Wednesday Vice President (Corporate Affairs) Sunil Batra elected Tata Teleservices as its new president.

Tata Docomo launches festive offer for post-paid customers

Customers at Tata Docomo brand stores will be given scratch cards alongside their post-paid plan purchases and will be able to redeem their winnings at the stores.

Gross revenue of 22 telecom operators drop in Oct-Dec FY14

Gross revenue of 22 telecom operators, including Bharti Airtel, RCom, BSNL and Tata Teleservices, declined in October-December quarter of 2013 compared to the previous quarter, government said on Monday.