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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
Reliance Jio: No single call can last more than 5 hours

Reliance Jio: No single call can last more than 5 hours

If in case the caller exceeds the limit, their outgoing calls would be discontinued for the day. Subsequently, they would have to top up their Jio account with Rs 149 to restore the service.

Oct 04, 2017, 12:22 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
Mobile Congress a success, more industry players want to join us: Organisers

Mobile Congress a success, more industry players want to join us: Organisers

The three-day event that started on Wednesday is the first of its kind in India.

Sep 28, 2017, 22:45 PM IST

Vodafone, Videocon Wallcam partner for 4G based CCTV solutions

Vodafone and Videocon are working on price and offer on the new products under the partnership, which will be announced in about a week's time.

Sep 27, 2017, 21:27 PM IST
Telecom sector under stress: SBI chief

Telecom sector under stress: SBI chief

She said this when asked whether TRAI's decision to reduce the IUC charges would affect incumbent operators like Vodafone, Airtel and Idea which were already feeling the heat of Reliance Jio's disruptive move.

Sep 23, 2017, 19:10 PM IST
IUC cut to hit telcos' biz by Rs 5k cr, 2G calls to suffer: COAI

IUC cut to hit telcos' biz by Rs 5k cr, 2G calls to suffer: COAI

Regulator Trai's decision to cut call connection charge rate by more than half, if executed, will hit earnings of old mobile operators to the tune of Rs 5,000 crore in the current fiscal, industry body COAI on Wednesday said.

Sep 20, 2017, 19:37 PM IST
Call connect rate cut to benefit new player only: Telcos

Call connect rate cut to benefit new player only: Telcos

Interconnection Usage Charges or IUC, will be brought down to six paise per minute from October 1, 2017, TRAI has said.

Sep 20, 2017, 12:18 PM IST
HC dismisses Vodafone's plea on Interconnection Usage Charges

HC dismisses Vodafone's plea on Interconnection Usage Charges

The charges are currently determined in accordance with the Telecom Interconnection Usage Charges Regulations 2015.

Sep 05, 2017, 20:00 PM IST
Reduce interest on spectrum payment, not mobile termination charges: Vodafone

Reduce interest on spectrum payment, not mobile termination charges: Vodafone

The company mentioned it has invested over Rs 1,340 billion in India to build its mobile network.

Aug 27, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
Vodafone, itel offer cashback scheme on feature phones

Vodafone, itel offer cashback scheme on feature phones

The offer will be available for both new and existing Vodafone subscribers on new itel feature phones, Vodafone said in a release.

Aug 25, 2017, 22:21 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

Jio's free phone to hit sector, erode revenues: Voda to DoT

RIL Chairman and MD Mukesh Ambani recently launched JioPhone, a 4G feature phone at a one-time fully refundable deposit of Rs 1,500 per unit. Jio is slated to beta-test the low-cost phone from August 15.

Aug 15, 2017, 19:15 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
Bharti, Vodafone top in list of towers exceeding radiation limit

Bharti, Vodafone top in list of towers exceeding radiation limit

"During the audit carried out by TERM Cells, total 284 numbers of BTSs installed on various mobile towers by various TSPs have been found exceeding the prescribed EMF radiation limits as on June 30, 2017," telecom minister Manoj Sinha said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.

Aug 09, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
COAI seeks equal rules, spectrum road map in new telecom policy

COAI seeks equal rules, spectrum road map in new telecom policy

An inter-ministerial group, which has been constituted to look into the financial issues of the telecom sector and suggest remedial measures, is expected to submit its report later this month.

Aug 04, 2017, 14:30 PM IST
Reliance Jio does it again, tops TRAI June test as fastest 4G operator

Reliance Jio does it again, tops TRAI June test as fastest 4G operator

As per the TRAI test results, Bharti Airtel's average 4G download speed was lowest at 8.91 mbps. The company has been claiming to be the fastest 4G service provider as per tests conducted by private broadband speed measuring firms.

Aug 03, 2017, 20:09 PM IST
Reliance Jio effect: Vodafone offers unlimited calls, 1GB data per day for 84 days at Rs 352

Reliance Jio effect: Vodafone offers unlimited calls, 1GB data per day for 84 days at Rs 352

Here's all you want to know about the Vodafone Campus Survival Kit.

Aug 01, 2017, 11:30 AM IST