Bharti Airtel

Bharti Airtel Tops Reliance Jio When It Comes To 4G Speed

Airtel held onto our 3G and 4G speed awards since OpenSignal’s last report, and it wrested our overall speed award away from Jio, locking down the …

India

Netflix in talks with Indian telecomm

Bharti Airtel is negotiating with Netflix (NFLX -1.6%) to add the streaming service for its Airtel TV app users, sources tell Economic Times. Airtel …

Business

Airtel Payments Bank CEO Shashi Arora Quits Over Aadhaar e-KYC Row

Airtel Payments Bank managing director and chief executive officer Shashi Arora has resigned in the wake of the firm’s e-KYC (know your customer) …

India

Airtel is offering 30GB of free data for 30 days on upgrading to a 4G smartphone- Technology News, Firstpost

Telecom major <b>Bharti Airtel</b> said on 13 April that it will offer 30 GB free data to its customers who will upgrade from 2G or 3G handsets to 4G …

India

Telecom industry revenues to dip 9% in FY19, says Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank expects the to-be-merged entity of Idea Cellular and Vodafone India to have a 37% revenue share in the next fiscal year. Bharti Airtel …

Deutsche Bank

Telecom tribunal asks Department of Telecom to clear Airtel-Telenor merger without any bank guarantee: Bharti Airtel

NEW DELHI: Telecom tribunal TDSAT has asked DoT to grant approval to Airtel-Telenor merger without any bank guarantee, according to a Bharti …

Telecoms

Bharti Airtel launches new Rs 249 plan alongside a revised Rs 349 plan with 3 GB data per day- Technology News, Firstpost

Telecom giant <b>Bharti Airtel</b> has announced a brand new plan and has even revised an existing plan to counter similarly priced offerings from competitor</b> …

India

Bharti Airtel to deploy 5G across IPL venues

New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Bharti Airtel on Friday said it will deploy the advanced Massive MIMO Pre-5G technology across Indian Premier League (IPL) …

India

India shares higher at close of trade; Nifty 50 up 0.06%

© Reuters. India shares higher at close of trade; Nifty 50 up 0.06%<p>Investing.com – India equities were higher at the close on Friday, as gains in the …

Stock Markets

Reliance Jio ups Airtel challenge with bank launch - Mobile World Live

Reliance Jio launched its payment bank service, pitching it head-to-head with rivals Bharti Airtel and Aditya Birla, parent of Idea Cellular, which …

India

India rivals eye $5.6B fund to end brutal price war - Mobile World Live

Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio Infocomm launched separate bids to raise a total of INR365 billion ($5.6 billion) through bond sales – moves vaunted …

India

Idea worst hit in Q4 among telcos, to report a five fold increase in losses

Despite higher subscriber additions, the March quarter is expected to be weak for a majority of telecom service providers. Downtrading of high-value …

Profit

Airtel appoints Santanu Bhattacharya as its Chief Data Scientist

New Delhi, April 5 (IANS) Bharti Airtel has appointed Santanu Bhattacharya as its Chief Data Scientist, a company statement said here on …

India

Reliance Jio, Airtel plan $6 billion warchest for telecom slugfest

Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio plans to sell telecom bonds as much as Rs20,000 crore, while Sunil Bharti Mittal controlled Airtel has approval to raise …

India

Spotify's quest for global domination faces a wealthy challenger in India

Spotify is missing in action in the key digital market of India. When it does show up, it will have to face down the country's richest man.<p>Reliance, the conglomerate run by billionaire Mukesh Ambani, announced last week that it was buying Saavn, one of India's top online music platforms. The …

India

Bharti Airtel tipped for first quarterly loss since 2002 - Mobile World Live

Financial analysts in India predicted Bharti Airtel would record its first loss in more than 15 years for the three months to end-March, as the …

Emerging Markets

Reliance Jio Payments Bank begins operations

The Reserve Bank today said Jio Payments Bank has commences its banking services from today.<p>Reliance Industries Ltd was one of the 11 applicants …

Banking

Nifty gains 98 pts to end above 10200-mark

Mumbai, Apr 2 (PTI) The NSE Nifty ended higher by 98 points at 10,211.80 on the first trading day of the new financial year led by buying in pharma, …

Stock Markets

Bharti Airtel, the worst performing stock in India, still has a lot of bulls

Bharti Airtel shares have tumbled 27% from their November record and are now the worst performing on the Sensex, but more than 70% of analysts …

India

Sensex turns choppy, Nifty tests 10,200 level

<b>Mumbai:</b> The BSE Sensex turned choppy after falling nearly 100 points on Tuesday and NSE Nifty slipped below the 10,200-mark on fresh losses in metal, …

Stock Markets

Jio 4G download speed more than twice as high as that of Airtel in January: TRAI

Reliance Jio is the fastest 4G telecom operator with an average peak download speed of 21.3 megabit per second (Mbps) on its network in January, …

India

Reliance Jio tops TRAI's 4G download speed tests in January, surpassing Airtel and Vodafone- Technology News, Firstpost

<b>Reliance Jio</b> has topped the chart of fastest 4G telecom operators with an average peak download speed of 21.3 megabit per second (mbps) on its …

India

BRIEF-Bharti Airtel Ties Up With India's ALTBalaji For Digital Content | Reuters

March 29 (Reuters) - Bharti Airtel Ltd:<p>* CO, ALTBALAJI ENTERS PARTNERSHIP TO BRING DIGITAL CONTENT FROM ALT BALAJI’S PORTFOLIO TO AIRTEL TV APP USERS Source text - Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s largest telecommunications services provider, and ALTBalaji, a wholly owned subsidiary of Balaji …

India

Mukesh Ambani aims for entertainment earnings with music streaming merger

Mukesh Ambani is playing a new tune. India's richest man, through his flagship conglomerate Reliance Industries, is merging two music-streaming …

News (China)

India shares lower at close of trade; Nifty 50 down 0.69%

India shares lower at close of trade; Nifty 50 down 0.69%<p>Investing.com – India equities were lower at the close on Wednesday, as losses in the …

Stock Markets

Telecom sector revenue dips 8 pc, licence fee by 16 pc in Oct-Dec

<b>New Delhi:</b> Gross revenue of telecom services providers declined by 8.1 per cent while the licence fee collected by the government dropped by 16 per …

Telecoms

Telecom revenue dips 8%, licence fee by 16% in FYQ3 vs FYQ2: Trai

Gross revenue of telecom services providers declined by 8.1 per cent while the licence fee collected by the government dropped by 16 per cent …

Telecoms

India shares higher at close of trade; Nifty 50 up 0.53%

India shares higher at close of trade; Nifty 50 up 0.53%<p>Investing.com – India equities were higher at the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Metals, …

Stock Markets

New telco rules may whet M&A appetite

Prospects for consolidation in telecom sector received a major boost with the recent Cabinet approval for capping of spectrum per operator at 35% of …

Telecoms

Telecom subscriber base dips to 117.5 cr in January: TRAI

India’s telecom subscriber base dipped to 117.5 crore at the end of January with smaller operators losing bulk of their customers, as per monthly …

India