India’s Cabinet said it did not accept the proposed telecom financial relief measures

India’s federal cabinet did not accept proposals on Wednesday to provide financial relief to the country’s telecommunications sector, which is struggling with cash, a government source said. The cabinet was expected to make a decision on the so-called aid package for the telecommunications industry, which would have helped all wireless operators, but especially the battered … Read more

Reliance Jio adds 5.47 million subscribers in June, Vi loses 4.28 million: TRAI

Reliance Jio added more than 5.47 million subscribers in June, while Vodafone Idea lost more than 4.28 million subscribers in the same month, suggests the latest report from the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). Airtel gained more than 3.81 million subscribers, ending its losing streak. In May, Airtel lost more than 4.6 million subscribers. … Read more