Free Press Journal
  • RJio’s full-fledged 4G services available to all from today

    New Delhi : Consumers across the country can avail Reliance Jio’s services from Monday, as the company opens its doors to all potential users having any 4G-enabled handset in an aggressive quest to garner 100 million subscribers.

  • Trai extends deadline for comments on interconnect rate review

    New Delhi : Telecom regulator Trai today extended, by three weeks, the deadline for receiving industry’s comments on the contentious interconnection usage charges discussion paper, in effect marginally pushing back the timeline for the entire review process.

  • Equity markets close flat as telecom stocks plunge

    Mumbai, In choppy trade on Thursday, Indian equity markets provisionally closed lower as telecom stocks plunged in the wake of Reliance Industries making its big ticket announcement on Jio.

  • No clarity in permit to seek compliance from telcos: Trai

    New Delhi : Telecom regulator Trai is believed to have told the Department of Telecom (DoT) that it does not have any ground to seek compliance from operators, including Reliance Jio, during testing of networks under current rules.

  • Formulate clear guidelines for network testing: DoT to Trai

    New Delhi:  With incumbent operators engaging in a slugfest with Reliance Jio, the Department of Telecom (DoT) has asked the regulator Trai to formulate clear guidelines for network testing with specific parameters.

  • Telco wars: COAI seeks meeting with PMO, minister on Trai, RJio

    New Delhi : Levelling charges against Trai of “tilting the playing field” and newcomer Reliance Jio of bypassing regulations, existing operators’ body COAI has sought meetings with the Prime Minister’s Office as well as the Telecom Minister to raise these issues with them.

  • BSNL to sign 2G roaming pact with Jio, Vodafone this month

    New Delhi:  State-owned BSNL is in advanced talks with Reliance Jio and Vodafone for signing a 2G roaming agreement this month.  “We are in advanced stages for signing 2G intra-circle roaming agreement with Reliance Jio and Vodafone. I believe agreement with them should be signed this month,” BSNL Chairman and Managing Director Anupam Shrivastava told PTI.  Under the agreement, customers of Reliance Jio and Vodafone will get access to BSNL network where

  • 4G Reliance

    Jio’ll rank India among top 10 nations in digital world: Ambani

    Mumbai: Calling Jio the world’s largest start-up, Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh on Wednesday said the roll-out of its 4G services will lift India from a mobile Internet ranking of 150th to the top 10 slot. But he did not specify the actual date of commercial launch.

  • Chairman and MD Mukesh Ambani

    Ambani brothers sign pacts for spectrum trading, sharing

    New Delhi : Ahead of the commercial launch of the nation’s biggest 4G broadband network, the Ambani brothers signed telecom spectrum trading and sharing agreements to bolster Reliance Jio’s indoor coverage and seamless voice services. Anil Ambani’s Reliance Communication will trade CDMA grade spectrum in 800 MHz band in 9 service areas where Jio doesn’t have the radiowaves. In 17 circles, the two companies will share spectrum, both the firms said in press