Android phone repair cost telcos billions: Study

Fitting older versions of Google`s Inc popular Android software to cheaper cellphones could send the repair costs of global telecoms operators up as much as $2 billion, a study by wireless services firm WDS showed.

RBI opens ECB gates for telcos; tightens policy

The Reserve Bank on Wednesday changed the guidelines for external commercial borrowings (ECBs) for telecom companies by allowing them to use the fund raised abroad to participate in 3G spectrum auction but tightened the norms.

Telcos need to learn rural mobile market: Study

A study by Accenture has said the service providers lack insight into rural consumers` preferences.