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Saturday, August 27, 2016
Reliance Jio gives postpaid connections with data preview offer to enterprises, top telcos frown

Reliance Jio gives postpaid connections with data preview offer to enterprises, top telcos frown

Another point of conflict between the two sides arose after it was revealed Friday that RIL unit Reliance Jio Infocomm was expanding its target subscriber base by extending its three-month free voice and data offer to enterprises across India under the ongoing trial run. Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani......more
Today’s headlines
Appointment
Sunil Mittal re-appointed Chairman of Bharti Airtel for 5 yrs
Mittal is the Founder of Bharti Enterprises, India's one of largest conglomerates with diversified interests in telecom, insurance, real estate, agri and food, besides other ventures. Sunil Bharti Mittal has been re-appointed as the Chairman of telecom giant.... more
Broadband
Minimum broadband speed set to zoom 4-fold to 2 mpbs
Tired of poor broadband speeds and painfully slow downloads? That's about to change soon, with the government looking to mandate a four-fold increase in the minimum broadband speed — from 512 kbps (kilobits per second) to 2 mbps.... more
Enterprise
Frost & Sullivan to Honor the Fortitude and Tenacity of Anu Aga at the India Growth Innovation & Leadership Summit
Frost & Sullivan is proud to acknowledge the leadership, achievements, and tremendous contribution of Ms. Anu Aga, Non-Executive Director of Thermax Ltd., at the eighth edition of its Executive Summit on the 5th October, 2016 at Hyatt Regency, Mumbai.... more
Handset
Yu Yureka S with 5.2-inch full HD display listed for Rs 12,999
Yu Yureka S features a 5.2-inch full HD display (1920 x 1080 pixels) with a pixel density of 423 ppi. The screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. YU Televentures, a subsidiary of Micromax, has announced Yu Yureka S smartphone in India..... more
Report
Spirent and Signals Research Group Collaborate to Evaluate Enhanced Voice Services (EVS)
Spirent Communications, an industry leader in test and measurement and Signals Research Group (SRG) revealed their latest collaboration to evaluate Enhanced Voice Services (EVS) in the Lab and Live Network. With global interest in the.... more
Telecom
Spectrum auction to witness heavy demand for 4G bands
India's largest spectrum auction is likely to see heavy demand for the 4G bands of 1800 MHz and 2300 MHz and those in the 2100 MHz (3G) band, with Vodafone India pegged to be the most aggressive bidder in the sale slated to start September 29.... more
DoT in favour of more penal power to Trai
The Department of Telecom is in favour of giving more penal power to telecom regulator Trai that will enable the sectoral watchdog to impose fine on telecom operators for poor services including call drops. "The DoT is in favour of giving more penal.... more
VAS
Free Wi-Fi at many locations in Etawah
Etawah, the native district of chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, is gearing up to get free Wi-Fi facilities. "The infrastructure is in place. The government will inaugurate the project on August 25. People will get free Wi-Fi services at various locations, including.... more
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