Rajasthan High Court bars Reliance Jio 4G towers

The Rajasthan High Court on Friday ordered all base towers — including Reliance Jio Infocomm’s 4G telecom services — erected without permission from the city authorities to be removed. Reliance Jio, the respondents, said their ...

When Reliance Jio 4G service will hit 880 towns

Reliance Jio Infocomm is rolling out office infrastructure across 880 cities / towns across India – ahead of its much awaited 4G LTE launch. The company, which has invested more than Rs 20,000 crore for infrastructure and Capex (capital ...

Airtel launches 4G trials for existing Mumbai customers

Indian telecom service provider Bharti Airtel on Saturday launched its 4G LTE trials in Mumbai. As part of the initiative, customers across the city can now avail a complimentary upgrade to Airtel 4G at 3G prices. The launch assumes significance ...

Warid Telecom LTE service reaches Murree, Pakistan

Warid Telecom has launched its 4G LTE services in Murree, Pakistan. With Murree, Warid Telecom 4G service is available in eight major cities in Pakistan. Warid Telecom is offering free SIM replacement for Warid consumers with LTE handsets. ...

LTE India 2015 key partners announced

Videocon Telecom, Ericsson, EMC, UTStarcom, Wipro, Anite, F5 Networks, JDSU, Nanocell, Rohde & Schwarz, Keysight Technologies, Anritsu, Commscope, Litepoint and Livingston are some of the key partners of LTE India 2015 event being held on 7 ...

Nokia Networks inks LTE deal with Algar Telecom

Algar Telecom has tapped Nokia Networks for launching 4G LTE services in the 700 MHz band, upgrading its 3G network and implementing Telco Cloud. Under a 5-year turnkey contract, Nokia Networks will provide radio and core networks and managed ...

Turkcell, Ericsson test VoLTE in Istanbul

Turkcell in association with Ericsson has tested VoLTE in its 4G testing area in Istanbul. Turkcell becomes the first Turkish operator to test VoLTE. Ilker Kuruoz,  chief technology officer of Turkcell, said: “Our goal is to be among the first ...

China Mobile 4G subscriber base surges 59%, 3G drops 5%

China Mobile today said its 4G LTE subscriber base rose 59 percent to 143.08 million in the first quarter of 2015 from 90.06 million in Q4 2014. 3G subscriber base of China Mobile fell 4.5 percent to 234.76 million from 245.75 million during the ...

Reliance Jio to launch Wi-Fi services

Reliance Jio Infocomm (RJIL), a subsidiary of RIL, in the process of entering into agreements with various State and local authorities to launch Wi-Fi services. Reliance Jio has already launched trial Wi-Fi hot spots across India. The Mukesh ...