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Reliance Jio and GTL Infra sign Tower Infrastructure Sharing Deal

Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited and GTL Infrastructure Limited, a Global Group enterprise, engaged in the business of Shared Passive Telecom Infrastructure in India, today announced the signing of a Master Services Agreement (MSA) for tower infrastructure sharing. Sanjay Mashruwala, Managing Director, Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited said, “Our mission is to launch a pan India next-generation voice and data services. We will build the same through a judicious combination of own

Can Reliance Jio Disrupt Telecom Market in India with its launch?

There are lots of talk on success of Reliance Jio, the dream project of Mukesh Ambani - can he achieve the success he is looking for? In the second week of August, 2014 Jio joined COAI as core member. The GSM lobby which works under COAI was having tussle with Jio previously in several matters including testing of mobile numbers, spectrum allocation etc. Whatever it was it seems it's alright

Reliance Jio strikes a pact with BSNL for leasing its towers, a good move ?

Reliance Jio Infocomm has signed a pact with the Government owned BSNL allowing them to lease out 4000 mobile towers. BSNL will be charging flat Rs 38,000 per month for a Ground based Tower. The charges for the roof based tower will be Rs 24,900. Additionally it is also said that BSNL is ready to toss in some discounts if RJIL commits to leasing a bulk of 1500 towers. BSNL

Reliance Jio Will Have Largest OFC Network to Support Upcoming 4G/LTE Services

In an interesting update we have come know that Reliance Jio has completed a major amount of work on laying optic fiber across the country. Reliance Jio Infocom has quietly set up nearly 100,000 route kilometer (rkm) of OFC across the country. And Jio is using mostly cables of 288 fibers or 96 fibers in some places; compared to incumbents' rolled out cables with 12-24 fibers. That means Jio's OFC network will

Videocon Telecom, Reliance Jio ink deal for Tower-infra sharing

Videocon Telecom has inked a strategic tower infra sharing agreement with Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd a wholly owned subsidiary of Reliance Industries Ltd. Videocon Telecom which is also involved in building strategic sites for other leading telcos in its operating circles is steadily expanding its footprint across the potential belts including the rural areas & helping other telcos widen their reach. The deal with Reliance Jio is aimed at optimizing

CAG urges DOT to cancel Pan India 4G spectrum held by Reliance Jio

Comptroller & Auditor General of India in a draft report sent to the Department of Telecom for comments, said, "the DoT failed to recognise the tell-tale sign of rigging of the auction right from beginning of the auction" in which a small ISP, Infotel Broadband Services Pvt Ltd (IBSPL) emerged winner of pan-India broadband spectrum by paying 5,000 times of its net worth. RIL, which acquired IBSPL within hours of