State-owned BSNL is confident of making timely payment of staff salaries for the month of May, Chairman and Managing Director Anupam Shrivastava said on Monday
State-owned telecom firm BSNL has collected a record revenue of Rs 6,500 crore from enterprise segment, making it sufficiently funded, which will help in meeting its various requirement
BSNL clears February salaries of 1.76 lakh employees; launches of various schemes to increase revenue
The BSNL CMD Thursday had said that the telco was using internal accruals of Rs 850 crore to clear the February salary.
Defence optical fibre network: Services still await dedicated communication platform as slow pace, cost overruns hamper BSNL-led effort
The exclusive details about the project accessed by Firstpost indicate that this was marred by policy paralysis during the UPA regime and continued even when NDA took over in May 2014.
With this, BSNL joins the roaster of entities like banks and post offices that are authorised by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to offer Aadhaar services.
These smart poles will also work as mobile towers, wifi hotspot, street lighting and surveillance.
DoT likely to approach Cabinet for 4G spectrum to state-run BSNL, MTNL in November; survival tough without it, says minister
BSNL has pan-India operations except in Delhi and Mumbai, while MTNL provides services in Delhi and Mumbai circles.
Public telecom operator BSNL will invest Rs 6,000 crore for installing 40,000 Base Transceiver Stations (BTS) in the next two years to expand its network.
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) has written to the government to extend the validity of its cellular licence and spectrum for two more years till 2022.
State-owned BSNL's losses have narrowed to Rs 4,890 crore for the nine months ended December 31, 2016, from Rs 6,121 crore in the year-ago period.
To match competition from private players, the state-owned BSNL today came out with a pre-paid scheme under which new subscribers can make 30 minutes of free voice calls local and STD daily to any other network for a month, for Rs 149.
State-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) on Tuesday termed Reliance Jio’s entry into the market a “challenge” for all operators, but said it expects to match the intense competition “tariff-by-tariff.”
To counter competitors, state-run BSNL today announced a national unlimited 3G mobile data plan for Rs 1,099 and doubled the data usage limit in some existing plans.
Public sector telecom major BSNL said on Monday it is working on setting up 40,000 Wi-Fi Hotspots in the country to counter its inadequacy in providing 4G data services.
The Telecom Ministry has issued notices to state-owned BSNL, MTNL and India Posts after Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad personally took note of citizen complaints over service quality on social media since July.
Reversing the trend, state-run BSNL on Tuesday reported an operating profit of Rs. 672 crores for the financial year 2015 on the back of fall in administrative costs and jump in revenues. The company had posted an operating loss of Rs. 691 crores in the previous fiscal.
BSNL boss Anupam Shrivastava said the company is making relentless efforts to revive itself under the leadership of Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, who is very keen to restore the pristine glory of the company.
The minister said that in 2004, BSNL made profits of Rs 10,000 crore, and its loss stood at Rs 7,500 crore in 2014 when the Modi government took over.
State-run BSNL will focus on turning around the company into a profitable venture expeditiously, its new CMD Anupam Shrivastava said today.