Reliance Jio

  • Airtel narrowing gap with Jio on 4G in India: Report
    New Delhi, September 28 (IANS): Airtel has come closer to challenging Reliance Jio which continues to reign supreme on 4G availability and 4G coverage experience in India, says a new report by mobile analytics company Opensignal. While the average proportion of time that Jio users spent connected to 4G has increased by 0.5 of a percentage point since the last report to reach an impressive 98.7 per cent, Airtel saw its score increase by 1.1 percentage points. "As a consequenc
  • Jio partners with AeroMobile for in-flight mobile connectivity
    MUMBAI, SEPTEMBER 25 (IANS): Reliance Jio has partnered with Panasonic Avionics Corporation's subsidiary, AeroMobile, to launch India's first in-flight services for 'JioPostpaid Plus' users. In a statement, Jio said that its in-flight service will allow every Indian traveller going abroad, to stay connected with voice and data services on a flight, at affordable rates. "The in-flight services will be available to Indians when they travel abroad. Once the serv
  • Bharti Airtel, VIL shares plunge after Jio unleashes postpaid tariff war
    MUMBAI, SEPTEMBER 23 (IANS): Shares of telecom majors Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea Ltd (VIL) were under pressure on Wednesday after Reliance Jio announced a range of postpaid plans with several benefits, to take on both Airtel and Vodafone Idea in the postpaid segment. Around 1.50 p.m., shares of Bharti Airtel on the BSE were trading at Rs 433.50, lower by Rs 37.55 or 7.97 per cent from its previous close. Vodafone Idea shares were trading at Rs 9.32, lower by 93 paise or 9.07
  • 'JioPostpaid Plus' launched to take on Airtel, Vi
    NEW DELHI, SEPTEMBER 22 (IANS): Reliance Jio has launched 'JioPostpaid Plus' with several benefits, in a bid to take on the other players, Airtel and Vi (Vodafone Idea) in the postpaid segment. Some key features of the 'JioPostpaid Plus' include subscription to Netflix, Amazon Prime and Disney+ Hotstar and family plan for the entire family at Rs 250 per connection. The plans also provide data rollover up to 500 GB and Wifi-Calling in India and abroad. Further,
  • Jio's 'Made-in-India' 5G solution ready: Mukesh Ambani
    MUMBAI, JULY 15 (IANS): In a major development amid the chorus for an 'Aatmanirbhar Bharat' or self-reliant India, Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani on Wednesday announced that Reliance Jio has developed a complete 5G solution from scratch.   Speaking at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of RIL, Ambani said that the "Made-in-India" technology can be deployed and launched in a year's time once spectrum is available. He added that Jio c
  • Chinese apps ban: JioMeet joins 'local ke liye vocal' call
    NEW DELHI, JULY 3 (IANS): In a filip to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for local ke liye vocal amid the ban on 59 Chinese apps, Reliance Jio has launched a free video-conferencing application called JioMeet that takes on various other such apps which are growing in leaps and bounds as millions of people work from home in India.   The application that has already been downloaded more than 1,00,000 times on Google Play Store within no time comes with enterprise-grade
  • Google explores 5% stake in struggling Vodafone Idea: Report
    NEW DELHI, MAY 28 (IANS): In what could alter the Indian telecom scenario, Google is reportedly exploring to buy a 5 per cent stake in financially-stressed Vodafone Idea, a move that would not only pit Sundar Pichai-led tech giant against Facebook which has poured in Rs 43,574 crore for 9.99 per cent stake in Reliance-led Jio Platforms but also help struggling Vodafone stand up in the world's fastest growing mobile market.   According to a report in the Financial Times o