Free Press Journal
  • Airtel, Idea move TDSAT against Trai pricing norms

    New Delhi : The telecom tribunal on Monday gave three weeks to Trai to file its reply in a petition by Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular challenging the regulator’s latest order on predatory pricing but did not stay the contentious decision.

  • Reliance Jio to cover 99% population by Diwali

    Barcelona: Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio is aiming to cover 99 per cent of the country’s population by this Diwali, said a top company official.

  • Reliance Jio-COAI war of words heats up

    New Delhi : Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio on Monday escalated the war against the telecom association COAI, of which it is one of the members, saying the body was spreading patent falsity in denying that the recent press statements were directed against it.

  • Telcos pledge 74k cr to arrest call drops

    New Delhi : Aiming to arrest call drops, major telecom service providers (TSPs) have committed to invest over Rs 74,000 crore to upgrade and expand their infrastructure, Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan said in the national capital on Tuesday. Officials of major TSPs, including Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio, met the Secretary on Tuesday to discuss the issue of call drops.

  • Reliance Jio turns corner, posts net profit of Rs 504 crore in Q3

    Mumbai: Reliance Jio, subsidiary of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) posted net profit of Rs 504 crore for the third quarter of the current fiscal, a company statement said here on Friday. Operational revenue for the third quarter was Rs 6879 crore.

  • Reliance Jio to slash prices from 9th December and will offer 1.5 GB data, Airtel Updates Rs. 448, Rs. 509 Plans

    As Reliance Jio started its operation in India the war of free call and internet became more intense. Every telecom sector is trying to attract the users with there updated tariff plans. Jio will announce a price cut of up to Rs. 60 on its popular plans with 1GB data per day on Tuesday, and it seems incumbent telecom operators are already preparing to nullify this step.

  • RCom deal brings synergies for Jio’s biz: Morgan Stanley

    New Delhi : The acquisition of wireless assets of Reliance Communications (RCom) will lower costs and bring synergies to Reliance Jio’s business but may potentially raise parent RIL’s net debt by 10-12 per cent in near term, Morgan Stanley said on Friday.

  • Reliance Jio to take over mobile biz assets of troubled RCom

    New Delhi: Billionaire Mukesh Ambani today stepped in to bail out younger brother Anil Ambani’s debt- ridden Reliance Communications by acquiring spectrum, tower, optical fiber network and other wireless assets.

  • Jio to now offer cashback up to Rs 3,300 on Rs 399 recharge

    New Delhi: Telecom operator Reliance Jio today enhanced the cashback offer to up to Rs 3,300 on mobile recharge of Rs 399 and above for all recharges that will be done till January 15 next year, as per company sources.

  • Five telecos understated revenues

    New Delhi : Tata Teleservices, Telenor, Videocon and Reliance Jio are among five telecom firms that have understated revenues by over Rs 14,800 crore, resulting in a short fall of nearly Rs 2,578 crore to the exchequer, the union government’s auditor said on Tuesday.

  • Bhopal: Reliance Jio prepares to storm MP

    Bhopal: Reliance Jio, which has already captured a big piece of the mobile voice and data services pie in the country, now wants to foray into banking and other sectors through its Digital Service Centres. Reliance proposes to establish 4,500 Jio Centres in rural areas of the state. It has already identified the places where these centres would come up.

  • Jio will drive India to 4G power in 2018

    New Delhi : Riding on the Jio wave, 2018 will see India gradually move away from being a developing 4G country, overcoming the hiccups necessary to become a full-grown 4G power, a new report said on Friday.