RBI has recently approved Airtel Payment Bank to operate as a scheduled bank. It offers end to end digital banking solution.
In September 2021, a reference was sent to sector regulator TRAI, seeking recommendations for the 5G spectrum auction and various modalities such as reserve price, band plan, block size, quantum of spectrum to be auctioned, a DoT release said.
Airtel stated that the move would result in interest cost savings of at least Rs 3,400 crore over the residual life for fully substituted capital.
Accounting firm EY, which Airtel has hired to inspect Dish TV's financials, submitted the due diligence report to the telecom company on October 25, according to the media reports.
Telecom operator Bharti Airtel stated the move was aimed at maintaining an ARPU of Rs 300 per user and help sustain a financially healthy business model.
The transaction implies that AirtelTigo would now operate as a state-owned entity of the Government of Ghana.
Airtel's customer base stands at about 480 million across 16 countries and Its total capex spend for the September quarter stood at Rs 6,972 crore.
The applicants paid Rs 133.75 per share on application, with the balance sum to be paid in two more additional calls as may be decided by the board.
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.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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