November 25th, 2021 10:17 AM 3 COMMENTS

ACT Upgrades Benefits of Broadband Plan Without Increasing Price

Atria Convergence Technologies (ACT) Fibernet, one of the well-known fiber internet service providers (ISPs) in India, has upgraded the benefits of its base broadband plan without any hike in price. Earlier, if you were looking for an entry-level broadband plan from ACT in Coimbatore, one of the best options was the ACT Basic which offered 50 Mbps speed with 1000GB of data every month. However, this plan has been made... Read More

November 25th, 2021 8:40 AM 4 COMMENTS

Vodafone Idea Introduces Data Delights for Prepaid Customers

Vodafone Idea has introduced a new offer for prepaid customers called ‘Data Delights’. The offer is visible on the website of the telco. Under the terms and conditions of the Data Delights offer, it is mentioned that users will get 2GB of backup data from the company without any additional cost every calendar month. The ‘Data Delights’ offer is applicable on select prepaid plans. This backup data can be activated... Read More

November 14th, 2021 6:05 PM 0 COMMENTS

Spacecom Policy Going to Make Satcom Sector Dynamic: Shivaji Chatterjee

There are so many different uses of Satcom around the world based on very open regulations, which create an ecosystem, which is very friendly. And I think that is what will get unshackled. And, I think once the SpaceCom policy comes out, it's going to be even more dynamic, says Shivaji Chatterjee, Senior Vice President and Head of Enterprise Business, Hughes Communications India Private Limited. Q1. So, Shivaji What Are... Read More

November 12th, 2021 3:42 PM 22 COMMENTS

Vodafone Idea ARPU Jumps to Rs 109 in Q2 FY22

Vodafone Idea’s (Vi) average revenue per user (ARPU) has jumped to Rs 109 in Q2 FY22 from Rs 104 in Q1 FY22. This is not surprising though as the telco had removed the base Rs 49 plan which meant users had to shift to the Rs 79 plan. However, the increase in APRU didn’t result in a higher subscriber churn rate. The subscriber churn rate for the telco during Q2... Read More

November 7th, 2021 7:06 AM 10 COMMENTS

Vodafone Idea Got Everything It Needed, What’s Next

Vodafone Idea (Vi), the third-largest telecom operator in India, has got everything it needs from the government. The telecom sector, along with Vodafone Idea, is in a very good position post the announcement of relief measures. Everything right from the adjusted gross revenue (AGR) dues to litigation has been taken care of by the government. Vodafone Idea is now in a very good position, and its stock price reflects that.... Read More

October 26th, 2021 1:46 AM 0 COMMENTS

Starlink Might Use Spectrum of Vodafone to Provide Service

Starlink, a major satellite communications (satcom) company, might use the spectrum of Vodafone to provide services in the United Kingdom (UK) region. According to a report from the Telegraphy, Elon Musk owned satcom company has been on the lookout for high-frequency spectrum and setting up ground station infrastructure to enhance the capacity of its satellite services. A Vodafone spokesperson told the publication that the company is currently in the talking... Read More

October 20th, 2021 4:15 PM 1 COMMENTS

Vodafone Idea Has Accepted Four Year Payment Moratorium Option

Vodafone Idea (Vi) has told the government that it will be opting for the four-year payment moratorium benefit on the dues. With this, Vodafone Idea (Vi) has become the first telecom operator in the country to accept the moratorium benefit from the government. According to an ET Telecom report, the cash strapped telco has further asked the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) about when it will receive the bank guarantees back... Read More

October 18th, 2021 10:11 PM 1 COMMENTS

Kappa Broadband 100 Mbps FTTH Plan Offers Unlimited Data

Kappa is a regional broadband service provider that currently provides internet services in seven states of India - Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, and Goa. The company first came into the scene in 1999 by introducing broadband services in the state of Rajasthan. In fact, the company has mentioned on its website about how it came earlier than even Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) in Rajasthan. Today,... Read More

October 16th, 2021 6:19 PM 0 COMMENTS

You Broadband Rs 400 Plan Is Perfect for Most

You Broadband, a broadband internet subsidiary of Vodafone Idea (Vi), provides services across multiple regions of India. The company has revamped a lot of its offerings in 2021. The revamped plans are available in select circles. There’s a Rs 400 plan offered by the company that is available in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. This plan is perfect for people looking for an entry-level offering that offers decent benefits and is also pocket... Read More

October 13th, 2021 1:27 PM 23 COMMENTS

Big News for Vodafone Idea, Promoters Might Invest $400 Million

Vodafone Idea might soon get around $400 million in fresh capital from its promoters, including the Aditya Birla Group (ABG) and the Vodafone Group Plc. The third-largest telco’s future has stabilised a little post the announcement of the relief package from the government. Now, as per a fresh report from Livemint, Vi might get over $400 million from its promoters. The promoters might inject the fresh capital to retain their... Read More

October 12th, 2021 8:14 PM 3 COMMENTS

Kerala Planning for 5G, Might Increase Mobile Towers for Better Experience

As 5G services are all set to be kickstarted in India in the near future, the number of mobile towers in Kerala will be doubled in less than two years. It is said that this will ensure an improved experience and 5G services to the users. As per a report by Mathrubhumi citing the information by DR RT Mathew, Senior Deputy Director of Telecom Department in a media conference. With... Read More

October 8th, 2021 9:27 AM 6 COMMENTS

Reliance Jio 5G Strategy Will Not be Easy to Accomplish: Ookla

The time for the rollout of 5G networks in India is not that far anymore. The spectrum auctions can take place in a few months, and as per Airtel CTO Randeep Sekhon, the 5G networks can go live within two-quarters of the auction. The top telecom operator in India, Reliance Jio, is planning to go with Open Radio Access Network (O-RAN) route with its 5G networks. There are many benefits... Read More

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