Bharti Airtel Ltd, India's top wireless carrier, said on Tuesday it would offer free data to woo new and existing 4G customers, intensifying a price war in the sector and sending share prices tumbling.
Telecom Industry (Photo - Reuters)With the government's move for a less-cash economy, telecom service providers will have to invest around Rs 1 lakh crore annually for the next five years to build a robust infrastructure for providing seamless data
An employee sits at a Bharti Airtel public phone booth installed at the airport in New DelhiThe country's top telecommunications carrier Bharti Airtel on Thursday unveiled unlimited voice calls and more 4G data under a new plan, to take on rival
Telecom Industry (Photo - Reuters)Ahead of Thursday's meeting on service quality and call drops, COAI today urged the Standing Committee on IT to also hear out operators including Airtel, Idea and Vodafone for a fairer assessment of the
Mittal, who is the first Indian to be elected as Chairman of global telecom industry board, will oversee the strategic direction of the organisation, which represents nearly 800 of the world’s mobile operators, as well as more than 300 companies in
Bharti Airtel office building in New DelhiBharti Airtel has launched 10-day packs for international roaming (IR) starting at Rs 1,199, wherein the company is giving free unlimited incoming calls along with bundled data and India calling minutes.
Low-cost calling service Ringo has said that telecom operators including Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Idea and Aircel are not providing it interconnect points for launch of internet telephony services that will reduce the cost of voice calls by over 60 per
To take on Reliance Jio heads on in providing high-speed broadband internet services, country’s top operator Bharti Airtel has deployed a technology that will deliver speeds up to 100 mbps on its fixed broadband footprint in 87 cities.
India's biggest auction of telecom spectrum kicks off on Saturday with seven operators in fray for a total of 2,354.55 MHz across seven bands, towards which a reserve price of Rs 5.66 lakh crore ($85 billion) has been fixed by the government.
An employee sits at a Bharti Airtel public phone booth installed at the airport in New DelhiBharti Airtel on Wednesday launched international roaming packs, offering free incoming calls, free calling minutes and texts to India.
Even as the telecom industry finds itself in a tariff war following the entry of a major industry player, an Assocham-KPMG paper has pointed towards the operators grappling with a huge debt of Rs 3.80 lakh crore, reinforcing a case for rationalisation of
The country's largest telecom operator Bharti Airtel will invest around Rs 14,667 crore ($2.2 billion) in the Indian and south Asian markets in the current financial year (FY17), as it looks to strengthen network capabilities.
GSM mobile operators added around two million subscribers in August, taking their overall base to 781.14 million, indicating an upswing in the sector, the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) said on Thursday.