Telecom Operators

Another month and Reliance Industries’ data service venture Reliance Jio Infocomm has signed another tower sharing agreement. This time with the state-run telco BSNL to lease around 4,000 mobile towers, reports PTI. ... Continue_Reading
Reliance Jio Infocomm has joined the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) as a core member of the GSM industry body. With the new addition the number of Core members ... Continue_Reading
This is a part of our ongoing coverage from presentations and comments made at the TRAI seminar on regulation of Internet services, held on the 5th of August 2014 in ... Continue_Reading
Our notes from the TRAI seminar on the regulatory environment around OTT’s, essentially, regulation of Internet services on Mobile. For context, read this and this. Please pardon the typos. Some parts of the talk ... Continue_Reading
By Shyam Prasad S, Bangalore Mirror Bureau Have a smartphone? Run for cover. Bizarre as this might sound, the cops are going to come after you if you so much ... Continue_Reading
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India is organizing a seminar on regulatory framework for online services next week, in Delhi. According to a notice on TRAI’s website, “The seminar will have ... Continue_Reading
Idea Cellular MD Himanshu Kapania said on the company’s Q1-FY15 earnings conference call that OTT apps like Viber have had some impact on their International calling business, but on regular ... Continue_Reading
Reliance Industries’ data service venture Reliance Jio Infocomm has signed a tower sharing agreement with Videocon Telecom, reports Light Reading India. ... Continue_Reading
Bharti Airtel Ltd has informed BSE that it has signed a definitive agreement with Loop Mobile (India) Limited, after announcing its plans to acquire the Mumbai-based company in February this ... Continue_Reading

Here’s how the NSA snoops on India

India may be working with the American National Security Agency (NSA) to intercept email, chat, VPN data, VoIP and voice call records among others. ... Continue_Reading
Norwegian telecom operator Telenor has sought for an approval from the Foreign Investment Promotion Board of India (FIPB) to increase its stake in Uninor to 100% from the existing 74% stake. ... Continue_Reading
Late last week, Vodafone Group released a document that provided information on the global monitoring of information on its network. It has disclosed no information for India, stating that it ... Continue_Reading