The COVID-19 pandemic induced an increase in demand for data among all households. With companies adopting work from home, the requirement for higher data packs has increased. The telecom operators have launched new plans and revised several existing ones considering such demands. The subscribers who are eyeing more data per day can consider opting for the 3GB prepaid plans. Airtel, Vodafone Idea (Vi) and Reliance Jio have several 3GB data... Read More
Telecom operators in India provide a variety of prepaid plans for their users suitable for their needs. Some plans offer high data while some offer longer validity. Some plans might be comparatively cheaper while some plans could be expensive but offer amazing added benefits such as an OTT subscription. For the users who are looking to commit to a long-term plan, telcos also offer a yearlong plan apart from the... Read More
The competition among the telecom operators in India is pretty high and they keep coming up with offers and benefits to attract more users. The demand for Over-The-Top (OTT) platforms has risen significantly in the past few years and it is quite common for the telcos to bundle up subscriptions to a few OTT platforms with the plans offered by them. All the three private telcos – Reliance Jio, Bharti... Read More
It hasn’t been long since the telecom industry in India witnessed an overall tariff hike. Indian mobile service operators resorted to 20%-25% tariff hikes for all the prepaid plans offered by them. Now it is expected that telcos might opt for another price hike in the foreseeable future with the introduction of 5G services in the country which is the world’s second-largest market. As per ET Telecom, even though the... Read More
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is the only telecom company that didn’t go ahead with prepaid tariff hikes. All the private telecom operators have increased the price of their prepaid offerings by up to 20% to 25%. This has created a significant price difference between the prepaid plans offered by the state-run telco and all the private operators. In comparison, not just in price but also considering the benefits offered,... Read More
It is the last day of 2021, and Vodafone Idea (listed as IDEA on the stock exchanges) shares have gained almost 5%. It’s not just the last day of 2021 but also the last day of the week, Friday. At the time of writing, Vodafone Idea’s shares are trading at Rs 14.70, which is 5% in the green. The telco’s shares have already hit a high of Rs 14.85 on... Read More
Bharti Airtel, the second-largest telecom operator in the country, hasn’t discontinued the Rs 699 prepaid plan after all. For the unaware, this is the only plan in the offerings combined from all the telcos that provide users with an Amazon Prime membership. Yes, there are prepaid plans from Airtel that bundle in a free month of Amazon Prime Video Mobile edition, but that’s not a Prime subscription. An Amazon Prime... Read More
With the year 2021 ending and the new year is about to begin, it is time for some offers on annual plans. BSNL and Reliance Jio are the two telecom service providers offering validity extensions on their yearly plans. The subscribers recharging for the Rs 2399 prepaid plan of BSNL before December 31, 2021, can get an extended validity of up to 425 days instead of the usual 365 days.... Read More
All the three private telecom companies of the country offer tons of 4G prepaid plans designed according to the needs of the subscribers. These include the affordable prepaid plans offered by them for users with not a very big budget. However, the recent tariff hikes imposed by the telcos changed the plans a little which many users might still not be aware of. Daily data plans are one of the... Read More
Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea have been very vocal about the need for the telecom industry average revenue per user (ARPU) figure to improve. ICRA, an independent credit rating agency, has predicted that telecom sector ARPU will reach Rs 170 levels by the end of FY23. It will improve the overall profit generation for the telcos. This, coupled with the relief measures that the Government of India (GoI) has announced... Read More
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), one of the oldest telecom operators in the market, is trying to roll out its 4G services as fast as possible. Even without the 4G presence, the telco offers prepaid plans which can’t be ignored because of the value proposition they bring to the table. If you are a user who consumes services from Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), we are listing some of the... Read More
Reliance Jio is reportedly looking to raise around Rs 8,000 crore through corporate bonds to clear leftover spectrum dues of 2014 and 2015 auctions. According to ET Telecom, the bonds will arrive with five, three, or two-year tenors. Reliance Jio is in talks with the top banks as well as mutual funds in the country. As per the publication’s report, the Jio bonds will attract interest rates of 6.2% and... Read More
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