Balesh Sharma steps down as CEO of Vodafone Idea; Ravinder Takkar to take over
Ravinder Takkar will be appointed as the new MD and CEO with immediate effect, the company said in a statement.
Anshu Prakash takes over as new telecom secretary today
Prior to the current role, he was appointed as a chief secretary of Delhi in December...
Jio is biggest mobile tower customer of BSNL, MTNL
BSNL has rented out 2,761 towers to Airtel, 892 to Vodafone, 941 to Idea Cellular and 127 ...
Vodafone Idea picks Bank of America, Morgan Stanley for $1.9B fibre sale
Vodafone Idea has reported losses in every quarter since the deal was announced in 2017.
DoT working on proposal for MTNL, BSNL merger; final call by Cabinet: Source
Distressed telecom PSUs MTNL and BSNL have been making losses and have faced challenges in clearing staff salaries in the recent past.
A hefty phone bill? Telcos might face a total bill of Rs 90k crore
ET takes a look at this most contentious of issues agitating the industry.
DoT submits probe report to CVC on penalties' alleged delay
The CVC had asked the DoT to conduct the investigation in February this year.
5.89 lakh unregistered telemarketers blacklisted since 2011 for pesky calls: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Trai itself has received 155 complaints up to July 10, 2019, including 70 (Airtel), 67 (Vodafone), and 11 (Reliance Jio).
Regulator bound by rules, can't recommend penalty changes in interconnect case: Trai official
Trai had recommended imposing a total penalty of Rs 3,050 crore on Airtel, Vodafone Idea for allegedly denying interconnectivity to newcomer RJio.
Telecom firms owe over Rs 92,000 crore as licence fees till date, Centre tells Supreme Court
In an affidavit filed in the top court, Department of Telecom (DoT) said that as per calculations, Airtel owes Rs 21,682.13 crore as licence fee to the government.
The week that was: CCD, ZEE take a big hit; Ruchi Soya on winning spree
Maruti Suzuki cut weekly losses by rising in the last two sessions of the week.
Telcos' credit profile to be under strain, 5G pricing expensive: Ind-Ra
Despite stabilisation of mobile services revenues, profiles of telcos will remain under pressure.
Committee to look at levies, telecom pain points: Ravi Shankar Prasad
Telecom department has set up a panel to rationalise levies to address the issue of financial distress.
Vodafone Idea to close m-pesa business, writes off Rs 210 crore for payments bank closure
Nearly 17 months after it began operations, ABIPBL on July 20 announced winding up of its business on account of "unanticipated developments" that made its economic model "unviable".
Vodafone Idea to get Rs 6,000 cr from Indus Towers exit
Vodafone Idea is looking at generating funds from various avenues, including a Rs 25,000 crore rights issue in the June quarter.
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