Airtel, SK Telecom tie up to work on 5G

Airtel, SK Telecom tie up to work on 5G

Bharti Airtel Ltd on Wednesday said it has formed a strategic partnership with SK Telecom to leverage the South Korean telecom operator’s expertise in...

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Telecom Secretary Says India Will Create 25 Million Jobs

Telecom Secretary Says India Will Create 25 Million Jobs

Allaying fears of telecom captains, including Reliance Communications Chairman Anil Ambani, IT and Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan today said in the next seven years,...

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India’s Telecom User Base Rises 0.5% To Cross 121 Crore

India’s Telecom User Base Rises 0.5% To Cross 121 Crore

India’s telecom subscriber base grew about half a percent to cross 121 crore as of June-end, with the mobile segment accounting for the lion’s...

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India adds 6 mln cellphone users in June

India adds 6 mln cellphone users in June

India’s mobile phone customer base in June rose 0.51 percent, or a net 6 million, to reach 1.19 billion, Reuters reported quoting TRAI. “The...

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96% of mobile phones sold in India will be Made in India by 2020

96% of mobile phones sold in India will be Made in India by 2020

By 2020, almost 96 per cent of mobile phones sold in India will be locally manufactured, Economic Times reported quoting a research report by...

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Mobile manufacturing industry to touch Rs1.35 trillion by FY20

Mobile manufacturing industry to touch Rs1.35 trillion by FY20

India’s domestic mobile manufacturing industry is projected to touch Rs135,000 crore by FY2019-20, up from Rs94,000 crore in FY2016-17. Of this, the market size...

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India to Have 600 Million Broadband Connections by 2020

India to Have 600 Million Broadband Connections by 2020

Indian Communications Minister Manoj Sinha informed Parliament that the National Telecom Policy-2012 envisages 600 million broadband connections by the year 2020. He said that...

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India’s Broadband User Base Crosses 300 Mln

India’s Broadband User Base Crosses 300 Mln

The broadband subscriber base reached 300.84 in June 2017 showing a growth of 3.17% when compared to the May 2017 figure of 291.61 million....

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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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