OYO Rooms today announced a tie-up with Bharti Airtel, under which the telecom major will provide its wi-fi and DTH services in OYO branded hotels, initially covering 3,000 rooms within the next three months.
Country's largest telecom operator Bharti Airtel will have a revenue growth of 8-10 per cent over the next 12-18 months on strong demand for data services and affordable smartphones, Moody's Investors Service said today.
Bharti Airtel has decided to sweeten the deal for its prepaid data customers that constitute 94 per cent of its subscriber base. After offering free voice minutes to high-value 4G consumers, Airtel is now going after the not-so-creamy layer.
Bharti Airtel customers will now be credited back half of data used by them during night, and will also be able to download unlimited songs and five movies per month on Wynk mobile application for free.
Bharti Airtel, India’s largest telecom operator, on Monday reported a 10.1 per cent rise in net profit for the September quarter to Rs 1,523 crore, owing to a surge in data consumption and a one-time exceptional gain of Rs 660 crore from the sale
Shares of select telecom companies were trading lower after the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday said that telecom services providers will have to compensate users for dropped calls.
In a major relief to Bharti Airtel (earlier known as Bharti Cellular) and Vodafone India (earlier known as Hutchison Max & Sterling Cellular), a special 2G court on Thursday quashed the charge sheet filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)
Two high-profile market debuts in India this month could raise up to $500 million, the biggest since Bharti Airtel floated its telecoms tower arm in 2012, masking a thin pipeline in a market that is struggling to attract high-profile listings.
A section of Airtel's 4G subscribers using iPhones faced network outage for five hours on Friday morning. Both postpaid and prepaid users experienced connectivity issues in the Mumbai circle due to network congestion.
Bharti Airtel has signed an agreement with Liquid Telecom to share its fibre network to connect its mobile base stations across Africa, which will enable subscribers in Africa to access better speeds on 3G and 4G networks.
Major telecom operators, including Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, Idea Cellular and BSNL and MTNL, have opposed the compensation to mobile users for call drops as proposed by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai).
Bharti Airtel, the country's largest telecom player, plans to deploy 8,000 small cells across the country to increase the capacity of its network. Small cells improve coverage in areas where traffic is high.