Telecom sector

Reform package will sustain telcos' business, support 3+1 players structure: Moody's

Bharti's leverage has been improving over the last 12 months on the back of better profitability of its core Indian mobile business and capital interventions, it noted.

published on : 17th September 2021

Vodafone Idea's position may be tough even post relief measures: Credit Suisse report

The note by Credit Suisse on the Indian telecom sector said there has been increasing interest among investors to evaluate valuations of Bharti Airtel and Indus Towers under two situations.

published on : 11th August 2021

Banks concerned over no clarity in telecom sector, says PNB MD

Even SBI chairman has stated that banks will probably not be willing to fund telecom companies in the absence of clarity, he added.

published on : 4th August 2021

TSSC launches oxygen concentrator free training module to boost awareness as COVID cases surge

The move comes in the backdrop of the deadly second wave of COVID-19 pandemic that has stretched healthcare infrastructure in the country.

published on : 6th May 2021

Recovery sustains in telcos' operating metrics; elevated debt levels to remain big impediment: ICRA

ICRA observed that the expansion in profitability is expected to result in improvement in the debt coverage metrics of the industry.

published on : 12th April 2021

Fresh policy, consolidation, 5G-glare in financially-stressed Indian telecom in 2018

Reliance Jio in December announced that it would hive off its fibre and tower businesses and form two separate companies.

published on : 30th December 2018

GST and 2017: From manufacturing to telecom, how India Inc coped with 'One, Nation, One Tax' concept

On the midnight of July 1 this year, the NDA government launched India's biggest-ever post-independence tax reform in the form of the Goods and Services Tax (GST). 

published on : 27th December 2017

Telecommunications sector could generate 30 lakh jobs by 2018: Assocham-KPMG

The study said the existing manpower in the sector may not match up to the upcoming demand, both in numbers and required skill sets.

published on : 17th August 2017