Idea Cellular Posts Weak Q2, Stock Tanks
Oct 23, 2015
On March 20, 2017 22:52 (IST)
Idea managing director Himanshu Kapania was addressing the analysts after Idea decided to merge its operations with the British telecom giant's local unit to create the largest telecom company in the country with a combined valuation of $23.2 billion.
On March 20, 2017 20:58 (IST)
Jio has netted over 100 million subscribers in less than six months of launch. Launched in September last year, Jio has rattled competition and is offering free data till end March.
On January 30, 2017 22:34 (IST)
The new strategy will focus on entertainment, digital communication, payments, cloud and information offerings, Idea managing director Himanshu Kapania told reporters here.
On May 31, 2016 00:20 (IST)
Indian telecom industry's revenue grew 6.5 per cent last year, the lowest since 2010, despite the sector witnessing a further addition of 79 million active subscribers during the period, says the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), a GSM industry body.
On December 24, 2015 15:47 (IST)
Idea Cellular on Wednesday became the third mobile operator to launch 4G services after Bharti Airtel and Vodafone India. The 4G launch by country's third-biggest mobile phone operator comes ahead of rival Mukesh Ambani-controlled Reliance Jio's much publicized country-wide rollout of 4G services later this fiscal year.
On January 05, 2015 17:35 (IST)
Idea is hopeful that the government will release adequate spectrum at an affordable price to help increase the country's overall infrastructure.
On July 15, 2014 00:54 (IST)
The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) on Monday said Vodafone India chief executive and managing director Marten Pieters has been elected as its chairman for 2014-15.
On June 03, 2014 21:42 (IST)
Announcing the fourth quarter results, Idea Chief Executive Himanshu Kapania had said the company board had approved raising Rs 3,000 crore through QIP route over the next 12 months.
On December 31, 2013 00:27 (IST)
Idea Cellular shareholders have agreed to almost double the pay package ceiling of the telecom firm's managing director, Himanshu Kapania, to about Rs 10 crore per annum.
On December 03, 2013 00:02 (IST)
Idea Cellular said on Monday that it will seek shareholders' approval to increase the ceiling of total remuneration for its managing director, Himanshu Kapania, to nearly Rs 10 crore.
On May 27, 2013 14:30 (IST)
Justice Rajiv Shakdhar asked the telecom company and five others, including Birla, to file their responses within four weeks and posted the matter for further hearing on August 5.
On April 26, 2013 10:05 (IST)
Mobile operator Idea Cellular on Thursday said it has been served a notice by the Income Tax Department, which the company believes is "erroneous" and it has approached appropriate forums.
On April 04, 2013 20:21 (IST)
Idea Cellular today said one of its Directors Sanjeev Aga has sold his entire stake of 60,000 shares in the telecom firm for over Rs 68 lakh through market sale.
On July 23, 2012 21:52 (IST)
Idea, part of the Aditya Birla conglomerate, said consolidated net profit rose 32 per cent to Rs 234 crore for its fiscal first quarter ended June, its first profit rise in five quarters.
On December 07, 2011 13:38 (IST)
Idea Cellular, the country’s fourth-biggest mobile phone carrier by subscribers, has made the most from the facility of the mobile number portability (MNP). The telecom service provider gained maximum number of subscribers (15.72 lakh) from other companies. The company’s share price surged close to 40 per cent and is an outperformer among peers...