Reliance Jio trounced incumbent telecom operators in terms of average download speeds for the first two months of 2017. It preserved top position for the month of March with 16.8Mbps as an average download speed.
Trying to allay fears about the mobile tower emissions, the telecom industry body Cellular Operators' Association of India (COAI) on Wednesday appealed to the public "not to panic" about the Supreme Court order on tower radiation.
Reliance Jio continued to entertain Summer Surprise offer despite TRAI's order to withdraw it. The company took four days to make required configuration changes to remove the plan from all of its portals. Enraged Vodafone approached TRAI for intervention.
The telecom regulator said on Thursday that the Telecom Commission's contention that reduced tariffs by telecom service providers (TSP) is leading to reduced revenues for the government and poor health of the sector may be inconsistent with the principles of public policy.
Bharti Airtel has completed the sale of 11.32 per cent stake in Bharti Infratel to Nettle Infrastructure Investments Limited for Rs 6,806 crore, a regulatory filing by the company said here on Wednesday.
Bharti Airtel on Thursday announced it has entered into an agreement with Tikona Digital Networks to acquire the latter's 4G business, including the Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) spectrum and 350 sites, in five telecom circles for around Rs 1,600 crore, a company statement said.