The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the United States set out on Tuesday to scrap rules around open Internet access, a move that will allow giant cable and telecom companies to throttle broadband speeds and favour their own services if they wish.
Shares of Reliance Communications (RCom) on Tuesday slumped over 9 % in morning trade on the bourses after the company called off merger with Aircel due to regulatory hurdles.
While incumbent operators sought an urgent intervention by the Telecom Ministry on telecom regulator TRAI’s recent decision to slash charges for cross-network calls, Reliance Jio which has gained from the move, thanked TRAI chairman R.S. Sharma at the India Mobile Congress in the capital.
India’s largest telecom player Bharti Airtel is investing ₹18,000-₹20,000 crore this year in building hard infrastructure and the industry as a whole is likely to invest anywhere between ₹50,000-₹60,000 crore in 2017-18, according to Bharti Airtel chairman Sunil Mittal.
India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani and telecom czar Sunil Mittal, whose firms are engaged in a bitter marketplace battle, described each other as friends as they shared the dais to propogate growth of the telecom industry.
India’s largest telecom player Bharti Airtel is investing ₹18,000 crore to ₹20,000 crore this year in building hard infrastructure and the industry as a whole is likely to invest anywhere between Rs 50,000 crore to Rs 60,000 crore in 2017-18, Bharti Airtel chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal said on Wednesday.
Well, after making a lot of buzz in the tech world, Reliance’s much-awaited Jio Phone is all set to reach the users soon as the company will start delivering the product from Monday.
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court recently quashed an order by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) that directed a probe into allegations of cartelisation by Reliance Jio against Vodafone, Airtel, Idea and the Cellular Operators Association of India.
Apple iPhone and iPhone 8 Plus pre-bookings have started in India. Apple recently launched the devices and the sale will begin in the first wave of countries, which includes India, US, UK, Australian, and China.
Leading telecom operators Bharti Airtel and Vodafone have slammed the regulator TRAI’s decision to reduce call connect charges, saying that the move will benefit only one operator and worsen the financial health of stressed industry.