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RCom-Sistema M&A is easier said than done; and ultimately one has to exit

Jun 16, 2015

RCom-Sistema M&A is easier said than done; and ultimately one has to exit

There could be many a slip between the cup and the lip in the proposed merger of Sistema with RCom. Even if it happens, one of the players will probably be looking for an exit. #M&A #Bharti Airtel #Vodafone #Anil Ambani #ConnectTheDots #Reliance Communications #GSM #Idea Cellular #TRAI #DoT #Airtel #Reliance Infratel #CDMA #Reliance Jio #4G Spectrum
Syed Ali Shah Geelani certainly isn't an Indian; but he is not a Kashmiri either

Jun 07, 2015

Syed Ali Shah Geelani certainly isn't an Indian; but he is not a Kashmiri either

Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has applied for an Indian passpost and then went on to say he is not an Indian by birth. He is right, but for reasons unrelated to what he stands for. #India #Jammu and Kashmir #Pakistan #CriticalPoint #Syed Ali Shah Geelani #passport #Hurriyat Conference #sharia #Kashmiri separatism #State #ideas #Nation #Kashmiriyat
Idea hikes mobile data rates by up to 100% in Delhi

Jun 04, 2015

Idea hikes mobile data rates by up to 100% in Delhi

Idea is the first telecom operator that has increased data tariffs after the March spectrum auction in which government received bids worth Rs 1.1 lakh crore. #Business #Bharti Airtel #Vodafone #3G #CompanyWatch #Idea Cellular #Himanshu Kapania #Spectrum Auction #mobile internet
SC rejects plea of telecom firms for licence extension by 10 more years

May 14, 2015

SC rejects plea of telecom firms for licence extension by 10 more years

The operators had earlier sought a stay on the auction, saying the spectrum, for which the 20-year licence has expired, should not be put on the block. #Bharti Airtel #Vodafone #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Idea Cellular #Loop Mobile India
Telcos bet big on high-margin mobile data operations but warn of tariff increases

Apr 29, 2015

Telcos bet big on high-margin mobile data operations but warn of tariff increases

Despite the jump in mobile data over the past year, voice revenues still make up close to 80 percent of operator revenues #Bharti Airtel #Vodafone #Idea #mobile data #Telco #voice services
BSNL is charging local rates for calls to Nepal for 3 days; Idea, Airtel follow suit

Apr 26, 2015

BSNL is charging local rates for calls to Nepal for 3 days; Idea, Airtel follow suit

Telephone calls made on BSNL network to earthquake-hit Nepal for the next three days will attract only local call rates, the state-owned company said. #Bharti Airtel #BSNL #Nepal #MTNL #Idea #earthquake #phone #Rescue Operations
Spectrum auction fallout: M&As, virtual telcos, and a white elephant called BSNL

Apr 11, 2015

Spectrum auction fallout: M&As, virtual telcos, and a white elephant called BSNL

The telecom industry will have fewer big players and many more niche players as a result of the recent spectrum auctions which drew revenues of nearly Rs 1.1 lakh crore. #Vodafone #Idea #Airtel #Spectrum Auctions #Reliance Jio #Big Four
Spectrum auction ends: Govt raises record Rs 1.10 lakh cr

Mar 26, 2015

Spectrum auction ends: Govt raises record Rs 1.10 lakh cr

Prasad said the government received bids worth almost Rs 1.10 trillion ($17.6 billion), topping the Rs 1.06 trillion it raised in 2010. The amount is a third higher than the government expected to raise. #Bharti Airtel #Reliance Industries #2G #telecom #Vodafone #3G #Idea Cellular #Spectrum Auction
Spectrum auction ends, makes exchequer richer by about Rs 1.10 lakh cr

Mar 25, 2015

Spectrum auction ends, makes exchequer richer by about Rs 1.10 lakh cr

A total of 380.75 MHz of spectrum was put on sale in the premium 900 MHz band, 1,800 MHz and 800 MHz, while 5 MHz was up for bidding in the 2,100 MHz band, used for 3G mobile services, across 17 out of 22 telecom. #Economy #Bharti Airtel #Vodafone #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Aircel #Tata Teleservices #Idea Cellular #DoT #Reliance Telecom #Spectrum Auction #CDMA #Reliance Jio #Telewings (Uninor)