Articles tagged with: Vodafone and Mumbai

Vodafone India Vice-President Commits Suicide

Vodafone India Vice-President, Chandramurli Iyer committed suicide by hanging in Mumbai last week, with allegations of blackmail surrounding the affair.  more

Related Tags: suicide, India


Vodafone-Hutchison Joint Venture to Cut 450 Jobs in Australia

The recently merged Vodafone Australia / Hutchison Telecom joint venture has announced the closure of its call center in Melbourne and the outsourcing of the jobs to India and Tasmania. more

Related Tags: hutchison-telecom, vodafone-hutchison-australia, melbourne, handover, sydney, Australia


Indian Operator at Risk of Losing Telecoms License

The telecoms license held by India's Loop Telecom may be at risk after the ministry of corporate affairs (MCA) has asked the communications ministry to investigate if the shareholders violate the law on cross company ownership. more

Related Tags: loop-telecom, bpl-mobile, essar-group, ovi, zte, tim, ict, essar, loop-mobile, communications-ministry, India


Vodafone Raises Debt for Indian Expansion

Vodafone Essar, the company's Indian subsidiary is reported to have sucessfully raised around US$2 billion in a 5-year debt financing for network expansion and the forthcoming 3G license auction. more

Related Tags: , 3g, ict, 3g-license, tim, tax, hutchison, essar, vodafone-essar, court, auction, India


India's Aircel Reported to be in Talks to Buy Loop Mobile

India's Aircel Cellular is reported to be in talks to buy Mumbai based Loop Mobile (formerly BPL Mobile), which is owned by the Ruias of the Essar group. more

Related Tags: , ict, tim, mtn, cdma, loop-telecom, bpl-mobile, essar-group, bharti, bharti-airtel, mtnl, seven, maxis, essar, vodafone-essar, aircel, loop-mobile, hutch, airtel, tata, India


BPL Mobile Passes 2 Million Subscriber Mark

India based mobile operator, BPL Mobile - which covers just the city of Mumbai - has announced that it has passed the 2 million subscriber mark.  more

Related Tags: mtn, cdma, bpl-mobile, mtnl, airtel, tata, India


Vodafone Raising Funds for India's 3G Auction

Vodafone Essar is reported to be currently trying to raise US$2 billion as a bridging loan to finance its bids in the country's delayed 3G and WiMAX auctions.  more

Related Tags: wimax, wall-street-journal, hutchison-telecom, tax, hutchison, essar, court, auction, India


Vodafone India CEO to Retire at the End of March

Vodafone has announced that the CEO of its Indian subsidiary, Asim Ghosh is to retire in March - and named Marten Pieters as his replacement. Ghosh will however continue as a non-executive member on the board of Vodafone Essar. more

Related Tags: sim, lte, reliance-communications, zain, reliance, gsm, celtel, millicom-international, millicom, airtel, India


Vodafone 3rd-Quarter Sales Up On Sterlings Decline

Vodafone has published its interim results - and reported that its third quarter sales rose 14 percent - driven largely by currency fluctuations and rising revenues from India. more

Related Tags: prepay, mobile-data, roaming, lte, termination, termination-rate