Even bailout attempt won’t help Vodafone Idea compete with peers: Analysts
Analysts see the sector rapidly evolving into a private duopoly of Airtel and Jio over the next 9-12 months.
PIL filed in SC against DoT for not taking coercive action on AGR dues
The petition states that telcos have “willfully” “disobeyed” paying th...
Buzzing stocks: YES Bank, Vodafone Idea, IB Housing, ICICI Bank
ICICI Bank (Rs 189.89 crore) was leading the pack of most active stocks in va...
Non Bodo groups have sought consultation prior to the inking of the Accord
A senior officer in Assam government said, “Centre is holding parleys with leaders of different Bodo outfits and we are expecting inking of Accord shortly.”
Buzzing stocks: Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, ZEEL, Bharti Airtel
Bharti Airtel (Rs 283.26 crore) was leading the pack of most active stocks in value terms.
Why govt should opt for public-private partnership to uplift telecom sector
There are only three big players left in the field, so Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea need to be able to compete with each other and with the more recent entrant, Reliance Jio. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) is designed more to help consumers than to play a groundsman who smoothens the turf. It is for the government to think smartly.
Ind-Ra cuts rating on Voda Idea debentures
“India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra), has downgraded its rating on Non-Convertible Debentures of Rs. 3,500 crores of erstwhile Vodafone Mobile Services Limited (since merged with the Company),” said the telco in a regulatory exchange on Friday .
View: A $21 billion telecom war comes down to just $2
New Delhi wants nearly $21 billion in back license fees and spectrum usage charges, including penalties, interest.
Jio annual operating income may double in 2 years: CLSA
Jio added 14.8 million customers in the fiscal third quarter, and its user base stood at 370 million at the end of December.
Share market update: Telecom shares advance; Vodafone Idea surges 7%
The S&P BSE Telecom index was trading 1.07 per cent up at 1222.34 .
Buzzing stocks: Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, Axis Bank, L&T
Axis Bank (Rs 422.43 crore) was leading the pack of most active stocks in value terms.
Stocks in the news: Bharti Airtel, IndiaMart, ZEEL, ICICI Pru Life, Oil India and Vodafone Idea
Power Grid Corp has decided to launch an Infrastructure Investment Trust (InViT).
Ind-Ra downgrades rating on Voda-Idea Rs 3,500-cr NCDs
The rating has been brought down from BBB to BBB minus
RBI cancels certificate of authorisation of Vodafone m-pesa
Last year, Vodafone Idea had decided to close m-pesa vertical following the closure of Aditya Birla Idea Payments Bank Ltd (ABIPBL), with which it was being merged.
Vodafone Idea may pay part of AGR dues to stay afloat
Besides pleas for relief at Supreme Court, telco wants to show its intent to honour payment obligations.
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