Tag "Airtel"

Vodafone’s new offer- 4GB at Rs 250 to take on Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

The incumbent operators’ persistent efforts to attract customers with lucrative offers and discounts are the proof that they all are having a tough time standing up to Reliance Jio’s mammoth challenge. Vodafone that recently launched Rs 1,501 data pack with

Reliance Jio to invest Rs 30,000cr more to improve its network coverage

By : CIOL Writers

Reliance Jio is growing at a steady pace with ever increasing user base in the telecom industry. However, the telco is yet to quell constant call drops and network coverage issues. Hence, after investing Rs 1.71 lakh crores, the company

Here’s all you want to know about Airtel Payments Bank

India’s first payments bank by Airtel has commenced national operations in all 29 States of India from today. Union Minster of Finance and Corporate Affairs, Arun Jaitley formally launched Airtel Payments Bank’s national operations in New Delhi yesterday. Airtel Payments Bank,

Reliance Jio reportedly planning ESOPs for its employees

By : CIOL Writers

After rolling out offers galore for its customers, Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio is now planning to roll out stock options for its employees aimed at retaining talent as well as rewarding the swift pace at which subscribers are being added

Users who switch to Airtel will get free 4G data for one year

By : CIOL Writers

With lucrative offers bring rolled out to customers continuously, the telecom sector is witnessing a heated battle for market share- or, in other words, witnessing the Jio effect. The incumbent telecom operators are still yielding to the pressure built by

Aircel & Airtel to appear before COIA to explain the cause of call drops

By : CIOL Writers

Despite several reminders from Reliance Jio to incumbent operators – Airtel and Aircel – to increase the points of interconnects (PoI) in order to avoid the call drops, they are yet to meet the demand. Hence, to justify the matter

Airtel Payments Bank names Dhiraj Sharda as Chief Digital Officer

MUMBAI, INDIA: Airtel Payments Bank has appointed Dhiraj Sharda as its Chief Digital Officer. In his new role, Dhiraj will be responsible for product development, digital delivery and development of digital marketing platforms for Airtel Payments Bank. He will also

Airtel Payments Bank rolls out pilot services in AP and Telangana

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Extending its footprint to South India, Airtel Payments Bank is now rolling out pilot services in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. This follows its successful pilot roll out in Rajasthan, where over 100,000 customers opened savings accounts in less than two

Aircel launches unlimited calls and data packs

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With Reliance Jio’s entry to the telecom market, Vodafone, Idea and Airtel have learned the true purpose of ‘Unlimited’. So after this incumbent networks offering unlimited packs to take on Reliance Jio, Aircel is next to take the stage with

Telecom subscriber base rose to 1.074bn in September on the back of Reliance Jio

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The formal launch of Reliance Jio in September led to a 1.98 percent increase in the telecom subscriber base to 1074.24 million in the country at September-end, according to TRAI. “The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 1,053.40

Idea launches two unlimited voice calling offers to take on Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

Within hours of Airtel launching free voice calling offer to take on Reliance Jio, Idea Cellular too launched its own unlimited voice calling packs aimed at retaining its user base. Idea Cellular has launched two unlimited voice calling recharge packs.

Airtel announces free voice calls across India to take on Reliance Jio

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With Reliance Jio’s outstanding performance amongst customers, other incumbent operators are endlessly launching exciting offers to survive in the battleground. Adding to the long list of offers, Airtel has launched two new bundled packs for its prepaid customers with free

Reliance Jio extends its ‘Welcome offer’ till March’17. What next?

By : CIOL Writers

Reliance Jio has changed the face of Indian telecom industry forever. Free voice and data are perhaps unprecedented in the history of world telecom sector. Apparently, it’s also the fastest growing technology company, not only in India, but in the

Its 50 million user mark already for Reliance Jio

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Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio has already crossed 50 million user mark as on November 26, becoming India‘s top carrier by mobile broadband user base, according to an Economic Times report. The company which had professed a goal of one hundred

Airtel Bank opens 10K saving accounts within first two days

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Within the first two days of launching its pilot program in Rajasthan, more than 10,000 customers have opened savings accounts with Airtel Payments Bank, says the company. The payments bank, a subsidiary of the country’s leading mobile phone operator Bharti

Airtel launches India’s first payments Bank

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Demonetization has been the germinating bed for a lot of new concepts lately. From various startups coming up overnight to help you deal with the cash crunch confusion to RBI’s new model of payments banks, ideas and companies are locked

Vani Venkatesh to head Airtel’s retail operations

MUMBAI, INDIA: Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”) announced the appointment of Vani Venkatesh as CEO – Retail. In her new role, Vani will be responsible for driving Airtel’s retail strategy to deliver a seamless and world-class customer experience across retail touch points.

Will Reliance Jio make it to 250 million subscribers?

By : CIOL Writers

It seems like the startling excitement created by the Reliance Jio’s free internet and voice calling is slowly dying. We no longer see those long queue’s outside shops for Jio Sim Card, do we? The matter of the fact is, though Jio

Reliance Jio wins big against Airtel & Vodafone, TRAI says free calls rule- compliant

By : CIOL Writers

Looks like, nothing can stop or beat Mukesh Ambani at the moment. Riding high on the success of Jio’s welcome offer, Reliance had stumbled upon a minor glitch when incumbent telcos like Bharti Airtel, Vodafone, and others – had approached

After Idea Cellular, Google partners with Airtel and Vodafone

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Six months back, Google partnered with Idea Cellular to bring carrier based payments to the country, aiming easy payment process for purchasing apps and other services. Thanks to the positive response, Google has announced two more extensions – Airtel and