Reliance Jio registers complaint with ASCI over Airtel’s fastest network claims based on Ookla’s speed test results
Tuesday, 21 March 2017 Ever since Reliance Jio entered the Indian telecom space, it has brought incumbent telecom operators under pressure by offering affordable data plans. Besides, it’s made local and national voice calls completely free. With a cut-throat competition, operators are coming up with lucrative data plans to compete with Jio. But more than slashing prices, it’s all about offering good network data speeds too. While Reliance Jio recently topped TRAI’s speed test results, Ookla’s popular speedtest app results have awarded Airtel as India’s ‘Fastest Mobile Network for 2016.’ However, there is a big debate here, and the accuracy of Ookla’s speed test results have been questioned. Reliance Jio is unhappy with Airtel’s ad claiming it to be misleading. The telecom operator has
A huge telecoms merger has been announced in India. Britain’s Vodafone is joining with Idea Cellular in a deal worth the equivalent of 21.3 billion euros. Together they will become India’s biggest telecoms business with almost 400 million customers, overtaking the market leader Bharti Airtel. The...
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has issued a new advisory that directs all telecom operators to stop providing discriminatory tariffs to... BGR India - TechnologyAlso reported by •FinanzNachrichten.de
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... IndiaTimes - BusinessAlso reported by •DNA •BGR India
The telecom industry is witnessing a steady growth, thanks to Jio and its increasing user base. As clouds of anxiety cast a shadow on Airtel, Vodafone and Idea,... Fab Newz - IndiaAlso reported by •Proactive Investors