BSNL refutes closure rumours

Chief General Manager, Telecom, Jharkhand Circle KK Thakur today summarily rejected rumours that the biggest government owned Telecom Company Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited is going to be closed. On the contrary, Thakur said that the government is pondering on various schemes to bring out the company from losses. Addressing media persons here on Friday the […]

India keen to partner other nations for scalable, affordable communications solutions: Prabhu

India, with its stellar track record in building affordable and innovative technologies, would be keen to partner with nations looking for scalable and low-cost communications solutions, Commerce and Industry Minster Suresh Prabhu said Tuesday. Terming communications technology as “all pervasive”, the minister said that it had brought people on the same platform on a real […]

Moody’s downgrades Bharti Airtel credit rating

Moody’s Investors Service on Tuesday downgraded the credit rating of telecom operator Bharti Airtel and the backed senior unsecured notes issued by the telco’s Africa arm on account of uncertainty around the company’s profitability, cash flow situations and debt levels. “Moody’s Investors Service (“Moody’s”) has downgraded to Ba1 from Baa3 the senior unsecured rating for […]