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Jio Added Maximum Subscribers In August, Vodafone-Idea Lost About 8.33 Lakh Subscribers: TRAI Data

Oct 20, 2021 Saptaparno Ghosh

TRAI added that in terms of market share, Jio led the race holding 37.4 per cent of the market share. Airtel stood second with 29.85 per cent, Vodafone-Idea held 22.89 per cent whereas state-operated BSNL commanded a 9.63 per cent market share.

Jio Added Maximum Subscribers In July, Vodafone-Idea Lost 14.3 Lakh Subscribers: TRAI

Sep 23, 2021 Saptaparno Ghosh

The data implied Reliance Jio held a wireless user base of approx 44.3 crore as of July 31st, Airtel 35.4 crore and Vodafone-Idea 27.2 crore


Business News Roundup: September 22, 2021

In this section, we recapitulate all the action from the world of business, finance and economic policymaking

Vodafone-Idea To Seek Board's Approval For Fundraising: CEO

Sep 22, 2021 Outlook Business Team

Vodafone-Idea Managing Director and CEO Ravinder Takker will update its business plans as and when the actual guidelines come from the government, he informs.


Reform Package: A Positive Bet To Revamp Telecos Biz, Says Moody's

According to the ratings agency, data consumption would continue to grow with increased transition to remote working and online transactions - this would help telcos' strengthen their earnings and cash flow

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16 September, 2021

Sunil Mittal Aspires To Keep The Telecom Industry Together; Spoke To Vodafone-Idea Chief About Telecom Reforms

Outlook Business Team

He urged the industry to work together in areas such as infrastructure but said he was strictly opposed to any cartelisation


16 September, 2021

Vodafone Idea Breach 26 Per-Cent Mark A Day After Announcement Of Reforms

Outlook Business Team

The surge comes a day after the Union Government announced a slew of reforms for telecommunication sector including a four-year moratorium on payment of dues and allowing 100 percent FDI in the sector


15 September, 2021

Telecom Reforms: Cabinet Approves 4-Year-Moratorium To Telcos For Payment Of Dues, 100% FDI

Outlook Web Desk

In big bang reforms, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a relief package for the telecom sector that includes a four-year moratorium on payment of statutory dues by telecom companies as well as allowing 100 per cent foreign investment through the automatic route.


15 September, 2021

Govt Considering Token Stake in Vodafone-Idea to Boost Investor Confidence: Sources

Outlook Business Team

The move is aimed at instilling investor confidence in the beleaguered company; Kumar Mangalam Birla had offered his stake in the Vodafone-Idea combine to the Government last month


15 September, 2021

A relief package could be underway for the troubled Telecom sector

Outlook Business Team

According to PTI, the Union Cabinet is considering a relief package in the form a moratorium on payment on spectrum dues alongside revision of ADRs, spectrum charges and on unpaid dues


04 August, 2021

KM Birla’s Vodafone-Idea Letter: Cry for Help Or Masterstroke?

Asha Menon

As Kumar Mangalam Birla steps down making way for Himanshu Kapania to take over as non-executive chairman of Vodafone-Idea, it is time to analyse what was the real meaning of his letter to the government.


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04 August, 2021

Vodafone Idea Shares Plunge Over 10% After Kumar Mangalam Birla Offers To Hand Over His Stake To Govt

PTI

The stock plunged 10.30 per cent to close at Rs 7.40 on the BSE. During the day, it tumbled 13.09 per cent to Rs 7.17 -- its 52-week low.


01 December, 2019

Jio To Hike Mobile Calling, Data Charges By Up To 40% From December 6

PTI

Jio said it will continue to work with the government on the consultation process for revision of telecom tariffs


19 November, 2019

After Airtel, Vodafone, Reliance Jio To Hike Mobile Tariffs Soon

PTI

Jio had stormed the telecom sector with free voice calls and dirt-cheap data


18 November, 2019

Vodafone Idea, Airtel To Raise Tariffs From December 1

IANS

Mobile data charges in India are by far the cheapest in the world even as the demand for mobile data services continue to grow rapidly, the company said.


31 August, 2018

Idea, Vodafone Merger Aims For Top Spot In Indian Telecom Sector

Outlook Web Bureau

Kumar Mangalam Birla will be chairman of the new company that will have a 12-member board of directors.


31 August, 2018

Law Tribunal Clears Merger, Vodafone Idea To Become Country's Largest Telecom Operator

Outlook Web Bureau

Vodafone Idea is expected to have a subscriber base of over 400 million


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26 July, 2018

Govt Gives Final Approval To Vodafone-Idea Merger, To Be India's Largest Operator

Outlook Web Bureau

The move comes just days after Idea Cellular and Vodafone India made a joint payment of Rs 7,268.78 crore 'under protest' to the Department of Telecom (DoT) for merging their mobile businesses.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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