India challenges Vodafone arbitration ruling in Singapore in $2 billion tax dispute case
India has challenged in Singapore an international a...
Vi enters into strategic partnership with Firework to offer vertical video stories to users
Vi claims that this is the first time any Indian ...
Entitled to relief of restraining Vodafone from initiating second international arbitration, Centre tells Delhi High Court
The Centre urged t...
Vodafone Idea CSR arm, Nokia team up for SmartAgri solution
A pilot project, being implemented across 100 locations in Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra, aims to benefit over 50,000 farmers in the region by enhancing their productivity and income.
Voda Idea gets Rs 3,760 crore by selling 11.15% stake in Indus Towers after merger with Infratel
Promoters of the merged entity, Bharti Group and Vodafone Group’s shareholding in the merged entity is 36.7% and 28.12%, respectively. Mauritius-based P5 Asia Holding Investments will hold 3.25%.
Centre seeks time for decision on appealing against Vodafone int'l arbitration award
Additional Solicitor General's reply came on the Delhi High Court's query raised on October 7 as to whether it intends to abide by the international arbitration tribunal's decision or will challenge it further.
Pricing revival crucial for telcom sector: Vodafone Idea chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla
The telco’s CEO Ravinder Takkar also clarified that British parent Vodafone Group's win against the Indian tax authorities in the arbitration case will not have any impact on Vodafone Idea.
Vodafone wins international arbitration against India in $2 billion tax dispute case
British telco Vodafone Group Plc won a decade-long battle against the Indian tax department’s demand of Rs 20,000 crore, stemming from its entry into the country in 2007, said people with knowledge of the matter.
Telcos split over timing of 4G spectrum auction; Mukesh Ambani's Jio pushes for earliest date
Telcos are split over when 4G spectrum auctions should be held. While Reliance Jio is pushing hard for the bidding to take place at the earliest, Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea (Vi) are in no hurry and would like the sale process to take place in 2021.
Income Tax Appellate Tribunal nixes tax claim on Vodafone rights issue
The tribunal said the identity, creditworthiness and genuineness of the transaction were validated by the Supreme Court and therefore, the assessing officer cannot question them.
AGR order a 'good outcome', expect support from promoters in the future, says Voda Idea CEO
Takkar also said that Rs 25,000 crore which the telecom carrier plans to raise is sufficient “for our business plan which we have submitted to our board and which they have approved and we look forward to exploring all options as a company.”
Voda Idea needs to back up rebranding with upto $2 billion network investments: Analysts
A refreshed brand alone, they said, would not help the company retain customers or attract new ones, if the telco’s network was weak and its products and services weren’t competitive or comparable with those of Bharti Airtel and Reliance Jio.
New Voda-Idea branding marks a fresh start for telco: Nick Read, CEO, Vodafone group
“As the integration of two businesses is now complete, it’s time for a fresh start. That's why we believe that now is the perfect time to launch Vi, one company which provides the strength of Vodafone India and Idea,” Read said at the launch of Vi.
Voda Idea new branding reflects agile, strong, dynamic future of telco: KM Birla
“The merger a couple of years back meant to start a journey of integrating two mammoth networks and companies into one seamless entity. The world had never ever seen a merger and integration of this size and scale in the telecom sector,” Birla said.
Vodafone India poised to avert bankruptcy after Supreme Court order
The fine print of a Supreme Court judgment published late Tuesday showed Vodafone Idea Ltd. doesn’t need to make any immediate payments as a three-judge panel allowed phone operators 10 years to pay a combined $19 billion in back fees.