Tag "Reliance Jio"

Register online to get Jio SIM card delivered at your doorstep

By : CIOL Writers

The long queue’s that you see outside Jio shop, nearly everywhere in the country, is the confirmation that Reliance Jio is becoming the undefeated leader in the Indian telecom sector. The SIM cards are available in limited quantities and most

Airtel offers 90 days of free 4G data to take on Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

All the recent developments post RJio official launch prove that Indian telecom sector has changed forever and its only going to be a win-win situation for consumers. After BSNL, Airtel has also decided to take on Jio head-on. India’s biggest

Vodafone India to increase the points of interconnect (PoIs) with Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

After Airtel and Idea Cellular, Vodafone India has become the latest incumbent operator to agree to increase the points of interconnect (PoIs) with Reliance Jio Infocomm. Vodafone has decided to triple its interconnection capacity with Reliance Jio network. “Following guidance

Vodafone to invest $3bn in India to take on Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

It’s no exaggeration if we say that Reliance Jio has changed the face of Indian telecom sector forever. Though the brand is reeling under some after-launch glitches, the Jio effect doesn’t seem to be stopping. Other telecos are leaving no

BSNL signs intra-circle roaming pact with Vodafone and Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

Vodafone and BSNL have announced a 2G intra-circle roaming agreement (ICR) that is designed to benefit their customers and help reduce call drops. The availability of additional towers is expected to help both the companies address the coverage gap, thereby

Reliance Jio: The ground reality isn’t as reliable as you thought

By : CIOL Writers

Mukesh Ambani’s dream project Reliance Jio was unveiled amidst a lot of hype and anticipation. Those who had tried out the Jio network completely free without any limits on usage under its Preview offer couldn’t stop boasting about its fast

‘BSNL will match Reliance Jio tariff-by-tariff’

By : CIOL Writers

When Reliance chief Mukesh Ambani unveiled his dream plan Reliance Jio, little did we know that telecom sector won’t be same again. The good news is that the Jio effect which was evident even before the official release (big telecom

Idea and Airtel face the music on Reliance Jio tunes

By : Riddhi Sharma

The war has been declared open and the telecom sector is about to face the best competition ever. The stocks are failing to perform under pressure and the market is heating up after Reliance Jio‘s attractive price points. While Idea cellular

Reliance Jio effect: Airtel slashes 4G data prices by 80pc

By : CIOL Writers

Reliance Jio’s fourth-generation (4G) wireless services have not yet been officially launched in the country but are already causing a lot of turbulence in the market. After announcing increased data benefits by up to 67 percent, country’s biggest telecom Bharti

COAI allegations are malicious and ill-informed: Reliance Jio

By : CIOL Writers

The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) had accused Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd of providing full-fledged services to 1.5 million users “in the guise of testing.” Refuting to the allegation, Mukesh Ambani-led RJio has responded back by stating the claims

Reliance Jio effect: Vodafone offering up to 67pc more data

By : CIOL Writers

Following in the footsteps of telecom operators Airtel and Idea Cellular, Vodafone has also come out with promotional schemes offering up to 67 percent more data of 2G, 3G, and 4G services at same price during this month. “Under the

Reliance Ind to infuse Rs 15,000cr in telecom arm via rights issue

By : CIOL Writers

Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) plans to infuse an additional Rs 15,000 crore in its telecom arm Reliance Jio through a rights issue, after a similar size issue in January this year. The company will issue 1,500 crore equity shares of

Telenor to skip upcoming spectrum auction

By : CIOL Writers

Telecom operator Telenor, which is looking at exiting the India market, said on Tuesday it will not participate in the upcoming spectrum auction, but will continue to operate for some more time to lower exit costs and to find alternatives

Reliance Jio opens online registration for 4G trial

BANGALORE, INDIA: The commercial rollout of Reliance Jio’s 4G services seems not very far off now as the company makes its official site, Jio.com live and opens registrations for network trials too. RJio started with an invite-based 4G services trial

Anil Ambani ropes in the 4G girl in for JIO

By : CIOL Writers

Based on the recent advertisements by the sensationalist 4G girl at Airtel, the company was accused of having more of a turnover with tourism destinations than that of their current billing nuisances. Thomas and Cook, however, had the last say

Reliance Jio Infocomm raises USD 750mn from K-Sure

MUMBAI, INDIA: Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited (“RJIL”), has signed a USD 750 mn loan backed by Korea Trade Insurance Corporation (“K-sure”) on 7 May 2015. The loan is guaranteed by RIL and will be primarily used to finance goods and