Monday, 27 May 2019
Category: News Updates

Airtel Lost 2.3 Million Mobile Subscribers in September: COAI

The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) last week shared its latest report detailing the mobile subscribers in India for the month ending September 2018. The report claims that India’s private telecom service providers have a combined total of 1017.71 million or about 1.017 billion subscribers, which is about 9.05 million lower than the number […]

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Airtel Continues Its Domination in Download Speeds, Jio Leads in 4G Availability in India

Airtel has continued its domination in data download speeds with 7.53Mbps of overall 4G and 3G speeds, followed by Reliance Jio, Vodafone, Idea, and BSNL that recorded overall download speeds of 5.47Mbps, 5.20Mbps, 4.92Mbps, and 2.70Mbps respectively, according to a network report by OpenSignal. Despite its leadership in downloads speeds, the New Delhi-headquartered telco hasn’t […]

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Samsung Posts Record Profit in Q3 Despite Smartphone Struggles

Samsung has recovered from a series of setbacks It reported operating profit of KRW 17.6 trillion Company’s profits have been driven by its mighty semiconductor unit Samsung Electronics on Wednesday posted record quarterly operating and net profits for the July-September period as solid demand for its memory chips cushioned the fallout from slowing smartphone sales – but […]

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IMC 2018: Telcos to Roll Out 1 Million Wi-Fi Hotspots by December 2019, Says Telecom Minister

The Union Communications Minister Manoj Sinha on Thursday announced that the Indian telecom industry will roll out one million Wi-Fi hotspots in the country by December next year. “Bharat Wi-Fi, a country-wide common inter-operable platform of one million Wi-Fi Hotspots, owned and operated by telecom service providers, Internet service providers and virtual network operators will be rolled […]

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LG Electronics Posts Higher Quarterly Profit as Its Mobile Losses Narrow

South Korea’s LG Electronics said on Thursday third-quarter operating profit jumped 45 percent as its mobile phone division narrowed losses. A focus on sales of mid-range mobile phones and cost-reduction plans contributed to smaller losses in its mobile division, LG said in a statement. Operating profit reached KRW 749 billion ($657.83 million) in the July-September quarter, in line […]

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