• 03:35 Aug 24, 2019


Latest Operator News


Virgin Mobile to launch GSM services in Maharashtra next week

The company plans to have a pan-India presence by the end of this financial year. It currently has its GSM services in South India and Orissa.

BSNL's WiMax services to be expanded in Greater Noida

The services will be launched in the Greater Noida area of Dhankot soon. It will be extended to the other parts of the region such as Bisrakh, Dadri, Jewar and Jahangirpuri April onwards.

Idea Cellular offers 1p for 5 secs in Mumbai

Idea's prepaid subscribers in the city will be charged 1 paisa for 5 seconds a call to any other Idea number in the city and anywhere else in Maharashtra and Goa.

19 mn mobile subscribers added in December

TRAI says the mobile subscriber base has increased from 506 million in November to 525 million in December 2009.

New telcos strike root

Uninor and S Tel, who had launched their services last month, have added 1.2 million and 140,000 subscribers within a month of their launch.

BSNL 3G gets underway in Tamil Nadu

The services are being launched in Coimbatore, Coonoor and Ooty town in the first phase.

Global SMS revenue at $102 bn: report

According to the' Mobile Messaging Futures 2010-2014' report, among SMS, MMS, mobile e-mail and mobile IM, SMS yielded the highest revenue for operators in 2009

Tata Indicom launches pay per call flexi plan

The service is for the prepaid subscribers and enables flexible billing, optimising customer spends for both short and long duration calls.

2 billion SMSes sent on New Year: VAS India 2010

The emphasis at the conference held in Mumbai on Thursday was on the 3G and 4G aspect and providing faster access such as broadband availability to take VAS further.

Government rolls back prepaid ban in J&K

The new CEO, Amit Dey, is planning to secure partnerships with more telecom operators and is also looking at building a suitable B2C market place.

BSNL to launch video telephony service next month

The service will be launched under the BSNL brand name and SIS will be the backend technology provider.

Idea Cellular expands network in J&K

The operator will now cover 12 districts in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. It has also launched different value added services for its subscribers there.

Idea launches 1p per two sec plan for Gujarat

The telecom operator is offering one paisa per two seconds and 10 paisa per minute plan for prepaid customers and a free CUG feature (intra-group) plan for post paid users.

BSNL, MTNL share 3G experiences

The 3G India Mobile Operators Executive Summit was held on Tuesday to throw light on the 3G network and how operators can maximise their revenues.

BSNL expects a million 3G subscribers by March

The state-owned telco also plans to cover 760 towns and cities in India with its 3G network within the next 3-4 months.