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Bharti Airtel chairman Sunil Mittal says telecom tariff hike needed as pricing is 'unsustainable'
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Bharti Airtel chairman Sunil Mittal says telecom tariff hike needed as pricing is 'unsustainable'

Mittal, who has time and again drawn attention to the high taxes and levies in the sector, said it is important for the telecom industry to be sustainable as it is "high capital-intensive"

Vodafone Idea says no TRAI intervention on tariffs may prompt more industry exits; Airtel for 2-year floor price
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Vodafone Idea says no TRAI intervention on tariffs may prompt more industry exits; Airtel for 2-year floor price

In its recent submission to the TRAI, Vodafone Idea flagged the "deep financial distress" in the telecom sector, reflecting in unprecedented decline in revenues.

Bharti Airtel to gain at cost of Vodafone Idea as it has better balance sheet strength, say brokerages
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Bharti Airtel to gain at cost of Vodafone Idea as it has better balance sheet strength, say brokerages

Bharti Airtel expects industry revenues to start growing again due to recent tariff hikes, and expects industry revenues to surpass $50 billion (timeline unspecified) as opposed $30 billion at present, per company.

Bharti Airtel's Q2 mobile services revenue up 7% to Rs 10,981 cr y-o-y; ARPU slips in September quarter
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Bharti Airtel's Q2 mobile services revenue up 7% to Rs 10,981 cr y-o-y; ARPU slips in September quarter

Airtel's average revenue per user (ARPU) for mobile services—a key metrics for telecom companies—slipped marginally to Rs 128 against Rs 129 in the previous sequential quarter

Vodafone Idea shares tank over 29% after telco's first-quarter earnings, subscriber base decline
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Vodafone Idea shares tank over 29% after telco's first-quarter earnings, subscriber base decline

India's largest telecom operator Vodafone Idea on Friday narrowed its consolidated loss to Rs 4,873.9 crore for the June 2019 quarter.

Reliance Jio may roll out full-fledged JioGigaFiber at Reliance Industries 42nd AGM on 12 August
Business

Reliance Jio may roll out full-fledged JioGigaFiber at Reliance Industries 42nd AGM on 12 August

The most significant announcement that users can expect from Reliance Jio in its 42nd AGM is the commercial launch of JioGigaFiber.

Airtel ARPU grows 6.5% to Rs 123 in Jan-Mar quarter, loss from India mobile service business more than doubled
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Airtel ARPU grows 6.5% to Rs 123 in Jan-Mar quarter, loss from India mobile service business more than doubled

Airtel's loss from India mobile services business more than doubled to Rs 1,377.8 crore in January-March 2019 compared with Rs 482.2 crore loss in the same period of the previous fiscal year.

Reliance Jio adds 9.4 mn users in March while Airtel, Vodafone Idea lose 30 mn users
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Reliance Jio adds 9.4 mn users in March while Airtel, Vodafone Idea lose 30 mn users

Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel together shed 29.6 million users by March-end compared to February.

Airtel, Vodafone Idea lose 30 mn customers, Reliance Jio adds 9.4 mn users in March; broadband subscriber base rises
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Airtel, Vodafone Idea lose 30 mn customers, Reliance Jio adds 9.4 mn users in March; broadband subscriber base rises

Bharti Airtel's mobile subscriber base was 325.1 million, and that of rival Reliance Jio was 306.7 million as on March 2019.

Airtel tweaks post-paid offerings, to gradually phase out plans below Rs 499 for better realisation from subscribers
Business

Airtel tweaks post-paid offerings, to gradually phase out plans below Rs 499 for better realisation from subscribers

The source said Airtel is in the process of phasing out post-paid plans of less than Rs 499, as other plans pack in more value and digital content for subscribers willing to shell out a tad bit more.

Vodafone Idea Q4 loss narrows sequentially to Rs 4,882 cr; co says strategic initiatives taking effect
Business

Vodafone Idea Q4 loss narrows sequentially to Rs 4,882 cr; co says strategic initiatives taking effect

Despite improvement in operational metrics, the earnings scorecard of Vodafone Idea—and of Bharti Airtel last week—underline the challenge telecom players face to grow profitability in India.

Jio expected to shift approach from being a hunter to a farmer, says Nitin Soni
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Jio expected to shift approach from being a hunter to a farmer, says Nitin Soni

Talking about pricing or tariff, Soni said the average tariffs have been on the decline from the last four to five years.

Reliance Jio's 4G feature JioPhone to pose stiff challenge to incumbent operators
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Reliance Jio's 4G feature JioPhone to pose stiff challenge to incumbent operators

Jio launched its much-awaited 4G feature phone, which will be made available from September

Reliance offers Jio Phone virtually free: Mukesh Ambani's big disruption could change telecom market completely
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Reliance offers Jio Phone virtually free: Mukesh Ambani's big disruption could change telecom market completely

Now that Reliance Jio has turned aggressive about the lower end of the telecom market, Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular may not be able to escape the heat

Reliance Jio trounces Bharti Airtel, Vodafone by adding 4.8 million subscribers in May, says Trai report
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Reliance Jio trounces Bharti Airtel, Vodafone by adding 4.8 million subscribers in May, says Trai report

Aggressive high pitch advertisements by Reliance Jio during IPL-10 would have increased visibility and partially led to such strong net additions

Reliance Jio offers new tariff plans: Why incumbent telecom operators shouldn't rejoice yet
Business

Reliance Jio offers new tariff plans: Why incumbent telecom operators shouldn't rejoice yet

With the second anticipated disruption from RJio – the launch of 4G feature phone – it would be foolhardy for competitors to heave a sigh of relief just yet

New Jio mega plan offers 84 GB of data for 84 days at Rs 399
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New Jio mega plan offers 84 GB of data for 84 days at Rs 399

Under the Rs 349 plan, users are being offered 20 GB of data for 56 days, while Rs 399 will get them 84 GB of data valid for 84 days.

Vodafone-Idea merger: Subscribers will continue to be pampered as incumbents fight to retain hold
Business

Vodafone-Idea merger: Subscribers will continue to be pampered as incumbents fight to retain hold

The bottomline is that though a mega merger with the potential to shake up India’s telecom industry has been announced, no major upheavals should be expected immediately

Reliance Jio tariff plans from April: Why Airtel, Vodafone, Idea should worry
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Reliance Jio tariff plans from April: Why Airtel, Vodafone, Idea should worry

For Bharti Airtel, Idea and Vodafone India, the next few months will likely be as tough as the last six