Tag: Airtel

Telecom sector news: Telcos tweak plans to push up ARPUs as near-term headline rate increase tough

India’s top telcos Reliance Jio Infocomm (Jio), Bharti and (Vi) are resorting to tweaking their tariff plans with lower data limits at higher prices but...

4G users: India’s 4G user base may grow to 820 million in FY22 as telcos expand coverage: Crisil

India’s 4G user base is slated to grow to around 820 million in FY22 despite a Covid spike as competition is set to intensify with...

How To Recharge Mobile Through Amazon App Through UPI

Amazon entered the Indian market as an online marketplace but has now branched out with a multitude of services to offer. It lets you pay...

How to Recharge Mobile From Paytm Phone App Through UPI

Paytm, the homegrown digital payments app, provides a wide array of services to users that range from paying utility bills to booking flight tickets. Uses...

Telcos seek adequate and affordable 5G spectrum supply across bands

New Delhi: Telecom industry leaders called on the government to ensure adequate supply of 5G airwaves across a blend of bands at affordable rates and...

DoT likely to clear 5G trial applications in two weeks

NEW DELHI: Applications for 5G trials submitted by Reliance Jio, Bharti , and state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) are likely to be cleared in...

Structure of DTH industry remains attractive in mid to long term: Airtel CEO

NEW DELHI: The DTH market proposition continues to be “attractive” in the medium to long run, given the current structure, the upside opportunity from cable...

Tower damage case: Airtel, VIL say Jio’s charges against them baseless, false

New Delhi: After Jio‘s purported allegations that channel partners of rival telcos were inciting and provoking agitators involved in tower disruption, Airtel and Vodafone Idea...

bharti airtel: Airtel, Vodafone Idea file segmented offer details to telecom regulator Trai

Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea (Vi) have both complied with the telecom regulator’s recent directive and filed details of all their segmented offers made between...

Vodafone Idea: Airtel, Vodafone Idea may need to spend 5-10% more on network gear if Huawei, ZTE left out

Kolkata: Private telecom operators Vodafone Idea (Vi) and Bharti Airtel may have to spend 5-10% more on network gear if Chinese vendors Huawei and ZTE...

Jio tells TRAI it’s losing users due to ‘rumors’ spread by Airtel, Vi that it will gain from Farm Bills

Reliance Jio has asked the telecom regulator to take strict action against Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel for resorting to “unethical” ways, spreading “frivolous rumors”...

Jio’s home broadband push only a limited threat to Airtel: Motilal Oswal

KOLKATA: Reliance Jio’s aggressive overtures in the fibre-based home broadband turf won’t hurt Bharti Airtel, given the limited contribution of wired broadband revenues in the...

Airtel shares: FIIs not gung-ho about India’s telecom story; cut stake in Airtel, Vodafone Idea

MUMBAI: While the telecom sector has emerged as a hot theme for India in recent times, foreign funds seem to think otherwise as they have...

Q2 results preview: Losses to narrow for telcos; ARPUs, revenues to look up sequentially

MUMBAI: Telecom companies are expected to report a stable to better set of numbers in terms of metrics such as ARPU (average revenue per user)...

Internet user base rises 3.4% to 743 mn at Mar-end; Jio commands over 52% market: Trai data

NEW DELHI: The number of internet subscribers in India increased to over 743 million at the end of March 2020, clocking a growth rate of...

Jio: Reliance Jio trumps Airtel in Q2 ARPU growth on stronger tariff hike impact

KOLKATA: Reliance Jio reported sharper sequential growth in its average revenue per user (ARPU) – a key performance metric — in the June quarter compared...

Boycott Chinese products: Huawei may lose Airtel’s Tamil Nadu 4G circle to Ericsson

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel is likely to replace Huawei with Sweden’s Ericsson for 4G network expansion and modernisation in the Rest of Tamil Nadu (RoTN)...

reliance jio: Jio vs Airtel: Asia’s richest man takes on the comeback kid after wireless war

Months after billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s upstart Indian wireless carrier swept into the No. 1 spot, a trounced rival is mounting a comeback, and investors are...

Telecom industry wary of rushing staff back to office amid continuing rise in Covid cases

Kolkata: Telecom industry players are in no hurry to bring back their employees to offices, with the likes of Bharti Airtel reopening its offices but...

bharti airtel: Tuesday’s Market Movers: IT stocks, Airtel take a beating; cement stocks rally; 66 stocks flash ‘buy’ signals

NEW DELHI: Indian blue chips pared morning gains and closed in the red on Tuesday, while the broader market outperformed amid a sharp rise in...

Coronavirus Lockdown Will Cause Gridlock to 5G Rollout in India

The ongoing coronavirus crisis has already affected over 24 lakh lives and left nearly 1,70,000 people dead worldwide. The pandemic that is believed to be...

Covid 19: Telcos push back on Trai diktat for more offers

MUMBAI: Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio and Vodafone Idea have strongly pushed back at the sector regulator’s call for extending benefits to more users, and said...

Avg network speeds in peak hours since India lockdown down 36% vs Feb avg: Tutela

New Delhi: Mobile data usage during lockdown period has surged by 16%, leading to telecom network average peak hour speeds plummeting by upto 36%, a...

Jio: Airtel, Reliance Jio to continue gaining market share due to Voda Idea’s worsened financial health

New Delhi: Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio will continue to gain market share at the cost of Vodafone Idea‘s “worsened” financial health that may deteriorate...

bharti airtel: Airtel advanced investments to boost network capacity amid data surge: Gopal Vittal

Kolkata: Bharti Airtel chief executive Gopal Vittal said the telco has advanced investments and is boosting network capacity to tackle the upsurge in data consumption...