India

Vodafone Idea’s loss is Reliance Jio’s gain, as Indian subscribers vote with their feet
India’s mobile subscription market rose to 1.16 billion by the end of February 2020
COAI and 5G-ACAI sign MoU to fast track 5G in India
The agreement will boost collaboration between the two organisations over the next three years
Bharti Airtel set to cover the salaries of nearly 30,000 distribution partners in May
The company made a similar move in April, to help its distribution partners survive the economic impact of the Covid 19 pandemic
Tech Mahindra considers ramping up telecoms equipment production in India
Tech Mahindra already supplies a range of software products and solutions to some of the country’s biggest telcos
Bharti Airtel invests in Indian e-learning startup
Hundreds of people across India are currently working and studying from home in response to the global Covid 19 pandemic
Jio raises $13.6bn from international investors, in just 8 weeks
Reliance Jio has seen a flurry of investment in its Jio Platforms unit from a host of international investors
Foreign investment in Jio Platforms hits 20%, netting $12bn for Reliance Industries
Jio Platforms has received a flurry of investment from US and UAE based investors
Mubadala to invest $1.2bn in India’s Reliance Jio
Reliance Jio has attracted close to $10 billion in external investment over the past six weeks