India’s Indus Towers and Bharti Infratel Ltd agreed to combine operations in a deal that will create the world’s second-largest mobile masts company measured by numbers of towers.
Vodafone has announced the rollout of its VoLTE services in Punjab. This follows its launch in Rajasthan and Haryana.
Vodafone has expanded its VoLTE services to UP’s cities, which include Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi, Gorakhpur, Allahabad and Faizabad.
The Vodafone-Idea merger got one step closer, as UK-based Vodafone sold its mobile tower business to ATC, that will soon purchase towers held by Idea.
Airtel’s Rs 649 Infinity postpaid plan, which previously offered 30GB of 3G/4G data will now give users a total of 50GB data along with several other calling and other benefits.
Vodafone and Idea, the second and the third largest operators in the country, recently announced the new leadership team of the merged entity that will have Kumar Mangalam Birla at the helm as the non-executive Chairman.
Telecom secretary Aruna Sundararajan has said that the Vodafone-Idea merger is in the final stages of approval.
As Vodafone and Idea look to complete the merger of their companies by June, they released the names of KM Birla as Chairman and Balesh Sharma as CEO of the joint entity.
The latest COAI statistics show that Airtel continues to the top telecom operator in India with 295.75 million subscribers and a market share of 29.5 per cent.
Airtel and Vodafone are facing intense competition from Reliance Jio in terms of prices. Both have also revamped their data plans for postpaid customers in order to compete with Jio and here are the details.
Vodafone has announced a new budget prepaid data pack, which will give customers unlimited 4G/3G data for a period of one hour at a price of just Rs 21. Vodafone’s new plan will counter Jio’s Rs 19 plan.
Vodafone has partnered with the smartphone company Tecno to offer a cashback of Rs 2200 on the purchase of its Camon i series of 4G phones
A top Vodafone official has suggested that it would introduce VoLTE services in Tamil Nadu by the end of the year.
A Deutsche Bank report has shown that the Vodafone-Idea merger will benefit the most from the spectrum payment relief offered by the government.
In a bid to reduce stress being faced by telecom operators, the Union cabinet has allowed telcos to function over more airwaves, and has also extended installments for repaying spectrum bids.