Indian telecom market likely to cross Rs 6.6-trillion revenue by 2020

Indian telecom market likely to cross Rs 6.6-trillion revenue by 2020

Indian telecom industry has seen a paradigm shift from a voice centric market to a data-centric market and it is expected to cross Rs...

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Telecom sector to create 3 million jobs by next year

Telecom sector to create 3 million jobs by next year

The telecom sector could generate 30 lakh jobs by 2018 on the back of rapid 4G technology deployments, rising data consumption, use of digital...

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Indian government sends notice to 21 mobile phone makers

Indian government sends notice to 21 mobile phone makers

Indian government has sent notices to all smartphone makers including a majority of Chinese manufacturers, asking them to provide the framework as well as...

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India, China home to 39% of world’s young Internet population

India, China home to 39% of world’s young Internet population

India and China are home to 39 per cent of the 830 million youngsters worldwide who use the Internet, Times Now reported quoting a...

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Telecom users base crosses 119 cr in March

Telecom users base crosses 119 cr in March

Telecom customer base grew by about half a per cent to 119.45 crore in March led by Reliance Jio and continued growth in fixed...

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Telecom Industry in India – Analysis

Telecom Industry in India – Analysis

An IBEF view on Indian telecom industry: India is currently the world’s second-largest telecommunications market and has registered strong growth in the past decade...

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India has 2800000 mobile phone users currently

India has 2800000 mobile phone users currently

India’s mobile subscriber base may soon cross one billion mark. According to a Bloomberg Quint report, Indian telecom industry added a net 2.8 million...

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India’s Mobile Phone Subscriber Base Inches Close To A Billion

India’s Mobile Phone Subscriber Base Inches Close To A Billion

The Indian telecom industry added a net 2.8 million mobile subscribers in April 2017, taking the total customer base close to the one billion...

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Telecom Woes Do Not Pose Systemic Risk to Indian Banks

Telecom Woes Do Not Pose Systemic Risk to Indian Banks

Indian banks’ exposure to troubled telecom companies is not large enough to pose a systemic threat, but defaults could add to problems at banks...

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Telecom Industry to Consolidate amid Hypercompetition in FY18

Telecom Industry to Consolidate amid Hypercompetition in FY18

India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) has revised its outlook on the telecommunications services sector for FY18 to negative from stable-to-negative. The negative outlook reflects...

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The Indian Telecom Industry’s Debt Problem In Three Charts

The Indian Telecom Industry’s Debt Problem In Three Charts

India’s top seven telecommunications companies saw their total debt burden rise 20 percent in financial year 2016-17. From Rs 3,02,321 crore in the previous...

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Jio effect? Telecom industry is at its weakest

Jio effect? Telecom industry is at its weakest

The Indian Telecom sector has been under pressure for the last 8 years because of rising competitive and capex intensity. During this period the...

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