On March 21, 2017 12:00 (IST)
Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio has been at war with most of the incumbent telecom providers for what it calls "cartelisation" to ward off competition even before its commercial launch.
On January 18, 2017 19:55 (IST)
The details are expected to be shared at a press briefing on Thursday by the junior aviation minister. But the aviation ministry has asked that all the routes that have been bid for are spread over 65 airfields.
On January 18, 2017 19:45 (IST)
Mr Debroy said it would take at least six months before one can come to a conclusion on the note ban's impact on the economy.
On December 30, 2016 20:35 (IST)
The war of words was triggered by Mr Jaitley's assertion on Thursday that the country's economic indicators proved the critics wrong.
On October 26, 2016 22:23 (IST)
Though India improved on some things like faster access to electricity, resolving contractual obligations or starting a business, there were still many challenges. Registering a property, getting credit and negotiating the maze of taxes are still a big put off for potential and existing investors.
On October 24, 2016 19:37 (IST)
Telecom regulator TRAI had on Friday suggested a stiff penalty of Rs 50 crore per circle, totalling Rs 3,050 crore, on three operators Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular.
On October 22, 2016 11:15 (IST)
In all, the combine fine amount will work out to be the upwards of Rs 3,000 crore as the TRAI noted the existing players denied points of interconnect deliberately in order "to stifle competition".
On October 14, 2016 08:59 (IST)
Telecom regulator R S Sharma defended the high reserve price of the premium spectrum bands like 700 MHz but expressed his "willingness" to have a relook at the issue of pricing.
On October 06, 2016 08:48 (IST)
On day four of the ongoing auctions, telecom companies bid to the tune of Rs 63,500 crore.
On October 04, 2016 20:39 (IST)
On the third day of the biggest spectrum sale -- 2354 MHz of airwaves are on offer -- there are still no takers for the most premium band.
On September 18, 2016 18:44 (IST)
"All lines in this route are busy. Please try again later." This is the standard response Ravi Kant Sharma gets when he tries calling from his Jio number to any other network.
On September 15, 2016 19:58 (IST)
Vodafone today announced that it will triple the number of points of interconnect to Reliance Jio to facilitate better voice calls between its network and billionaire Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio.
On June 19, 2014 11:21 (IST)
The dates for the first budget session of the 16th Lok Sabha were finalised at a meeting of the Union cabinet tonight, but will be formally announced only after President Pranab Mukherjee gives his approval. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present his first budget during the session.
On November 25, 2013 18:22 (IST)
The Cabinet will decide on FDI limit in existing pharmaceutical companies producing critical medicines.
On November 23, 2013 00:48 (IST)
The UPA government may be trying its best to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) but there is, at least, one sector where the government wants to bring it down.
On October 04, 2013 11:44 (IST)
The Rs 2,057 crore deal between Jet Airways and UAE's national carrier Etihad Airways is all set for final clearance. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) will take up the Jet-Etihad deal today.
On September 03, 2013 21:06 (IST)
The accord would allow the designated carriers of India and Abu Dhabi to have a 50,000 seat capacity each week. This increase of seats would be carried out in a phased manner spread over a three-year period.
On August 01, 2013 23:04 (IST)
The definition of small industries has been changed and now procurement of manufactured/ processed products can be sourced from Indian micro medium small enterprises (MSMEs) that have a total investment of $2 million from the earlier cap of $1 million.