Internet telephony, which uses Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology, has very limited usage in India right now as stifling laws limit its application.
The overall tel-density in India has declined from 77.04 as on 30th September, 2012 to 73.34 as on 31st December, 2012.
SEBI says that these messaging services are being used by manipulators to spread sensitive information about their target stocks.
The number of Indian customers using 3G data on India’s largest telecom service provider on Airtel, grew 136% year on year to 6.4 million at the end of 31 March 2013, the company said. The growth, enabled by the growth of smartphones in India, indicates growing appetite of the Indian consumer for data and Internet…
The view is contradictory to what rival telecom players Bharti Airtel and Vodafone have told the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India which wants to ban roaming charges collected by operators from subscribers.
Bharti will provide Reliance Jio data capacity on its i2i submarine cable. With this tie up Reliance Jio can provide ultra fast connectivity to major hubs across Asia Pacific.
At the end of February, India had 892 million telephone subscribers, according to a new report. The number of telephone subscribers decreased marginally in the month of February, the latest report by telecom regulatory authority of India said.
This central platform will connect to Vodafone’s network services across all 23 Circles in India, allowing partners to reach and bill all of Vodafone’s mobile subscribers.
The Supreme Court has restricted Airtel from adding new 3G subscribers in seven circles where it does not have license to operate the services. A final ruling will on the matter is yet to be made.
On Monday, the Supreme Court issued a status quo on the cancellation of Airtel 3G services in seven circles where it does not have license to run 3G services.