Telecom regulator Trai today stoutly defended its recommendation of Rs 3,050 crore penalty on Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular for their alleged failure to provide adequate points of interconnect (PoIs) to newcomer Reliance Jio for completing phone calls. In a point-by-point response to queries raised by the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), Trai said the three incumbent operators “intentionally denied and… Continue reading "Trai defends penalty on Airtel, Vodafone, Idea in RJio case"
Reliance Foundation announces ‘The Jio MAMI Reliance Foundation Award for Excellence in Digital Content’ today
This new category will be included into the 2017 edition of the JIO MAMI Mumbai Film Festival Smt. Nita Ambani, Founder and Chairperson, Reliance Foundation and the co-chair of the Jio MAMI Film Festival today announced the addition of a new category of Award, to be introduced from this year. The Award for Excellence in Digital Content has been created… Continue reading "Reliance Foundation announces ‘The Jio MAMI Reliance Foundation Award for Excellence in Digital Content’ today"
Reliance Jio has filed a complaint with the telecom ministry alleging that incumbents Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea did not deposit requisite licence fee in March, which led to a potential loss of Rs 400 crore to the government. The Mukesh Ambani-led firm alleged that Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular, in utter violation of licence rules “unilaterally, wilfully and… Continue reading "Airtel, Voda , Idea caused Rs 400 Crore loss: Rel Jio"
Billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio has alleged that rival telecom firm Airtel’s proposed acquisition of Tikona will cause a Rs 217 crore loss to exchequer if the spectrum that the internet service provider holds is used to make voice calls. Jio asked the Department of Telecommunication (DoT) to not approve the acquisition unless Airtel pays for converting the BWA or… Continue reading "Jio alleges Tikona-Airtel deal will make govt lose Rs 217 cr"