Tuesday, August 18, 2015

BSNL reduces Landline Installation Charges

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has reduced Landline Phones Installation charges from Rs. 750 to Rs. 600 in Urban areas across India. BSNL has already launched a series of special camps for reconnection of landlines across state with Unlimited FREE Calling from Land-line Phones across India from 9 PM to 7. BSNL reduces Landline Installation Charges to get more landline connections in coming days. 
BSNL Revised Landline Installation Charges:
The New charges will be application on PAN india basis from 1st September 2015.

Reliance Communication Reports Q1 net loss at Rs 551 Crore

Reliance Communications Ltd has announced the following Un-Audited Standalone results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015 :
- The Company has posted a net loss of Rs551.00 crore Vs net loss of Rs536.00 crore.
- Total Income is at Rs2578.00 crore Vs Rs2820.00 crore.

Friday, August 7, 2015

Airtel launches 4G services in 296 cities with Speed challenge

Bharti Airtel has announced the commercial launch of 4G services in 296 towns across India after testing the market in select cities. The telecom company launched first 4G network in India in Kolkata in April 2012 “Now, customers across the country will be able to experience high-speed wireless broadband on Airtel 4G and get on to the digital super highway to enjoy uninterrupted HD video streaming, superfast uploading and downloading of movies, music and images. Airtel 4G is available to customers across a range of smart devices including mobile phones, dongles, 4G hotspots  and Wi-Fi dongles,” Airtel said in a statement. To get started on Airtel 4G, customers need to switch to a 4G SIM. Apart from Airtel stores, Samsung retail stores will also facilitate 4G SIM swaps, the telecom operator said. "We are also doing home-delivery of SIMs for post-paid connections," said Gopal Vittal, MD & CEO (India & South Asia), Bharti Airtel. Airtel also introduced a new range of 'Infinity Plans' starting Rs.999. These plans offer unlimited voice calls along with data benefits and access to Wynk Movies and Wynk Music apps.
The number of mobile web users in India is expected to grow by around 28 per cent annually between 2013 and 2017 and reach 314 million by the end of 2017, according to a report released by the Internet and Mobile Association of India and KPMG. Earlier, Reliance Jio, the telecom arm of Reliance Industries, had announced that it would launch 4G services by year-end. Analysts say that the launch of Reliance Jio services will intensify competition in the telecom sector.
Bharti Airtel has announced for a 4G Challenge, a test of download speed using Airtel 4G/LTE mobile connection against the speed of mobile internet services offered by other operators. The challenge, open in four cities — Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Kolkata asks people to try the speed at designated centres, using the mobile devices offered at the centres. The challenge will be entirely conducted by an external agency to ensure transparency. Hope Airtel Speed challenge will also include BSNL 3.5G based WiMax and Reliace Jio 4G which is scheduled to be launched in December 2015 as there is no point in competing 4G and 3G Services, it must be Airtel 3G and other operators 3G service.

Vodafone launches ‘Double Data Offer’

Vodafone, the market leader in Mumbai circle, is all set to delight its mobile customers with its latest ‘Double Data’ Offer. Vodafone has a base of more than 8.4mn customers in Mumbai and apprx 4.8 mn customers are data users. In the latest offer prepaid customers enabling data recharge through My Vodafone app or via 121 or through special offer section on the company’s website will be offered with double value of the chosen data pack. The offer has started from the first week of August. To promote this offer Vodafone is introducing its latest campaign across different media platforms. It has also introduced Vodafone Data Premier League contest for motivating Retailers to push latest offer of double data through the Vodafone’s 121 platform. Vodafone has added 950 new 3G sites to further strengthen its robust mobile network in Mumbai. It has a market share of apprx 27.8% by subscriber base and 32% by revenue in Mumbai circle.

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Tata Communications FY16 Q1 Results

Tata Communications Ltd announced the following audited results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015.
- Net profit at Rs147.51 crore vs Rs125.65 crore (YoY)
- Total Income at Rs1287.59 crore vs Rs1186.86 crore (YoY)
- Net loss at Rs33.86 crore vs net loss of Rs21.38 crore (YoY)
- Total Income at Rs5259.81 crore vs Rs5175.99 crore (YoY)

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Bharti Airtel FY16 Q1 Results

Bharti Airtel has announced the following results for the quarter ended June 30, 2015 (YoY):
Standalone (YoY)
- The Company has posted a net profit of Rs1995.10 crore Vs Rs2160.40 crore.
 - Total Income is at Rs14974.60 crore Vs Rs13804.10 crore.
Consolidated (YoY)
- The Group has posted a net Profit of Rs1554.30 crore Vs Rs1108.50 crore.
- Total Income is at Rs23680.80 crore Vs Rs23005.50 crore.