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RCOM Q1 operating income at Rs 5,315 cr, up 3.6%

RCOM Q1 operating income at Rs 5,315 cr, up 3.6%

August 2, 2013 at 12:09 am 0 comments

Reliance Communications (RCOM) today announced its Q1 operating income at Rs 5,315 crore, up 3.6 percent from Rs 5,130 crore in Q4. EBITDA for Q1 stood at Rs 1,701 crore, up 2 percent on comparable basis from Rs 1,668 crore in Q4. EBITDA margin at 31.4 percent, amongst the highestRead More

Idea Q1 net nearly doubles to Rs 462 crore

Idea Q1 net nearly doubles to Rs 462 crore

August 1, 2013 at 6:34 pm 0 comments

Idea Cellular’s net profit for the quarter ended June 30 nearly doubled to touch Rs 462 crore from Rs 234 crore for the same period a year back. Similarly the company’s gross revenue rose more than 18% to touch Rs 6538 crore for the review period compared to Rs 5503Read More

Wipro launches co-innovation center for SAP

Wipro launches co-innovation center for SAP

August 1, 2013 at 4:19 pm 0 comments

Wipro today announced the launch of the Wipro co-innovation center for SAP Solutions in Bangalore. The focus of this partner research center for co-innovation is to drive innovation based on SAP solutions. Wipro anticipates that participants in the center will develop best-in-class solutions based on the SAP HANA platform, asRead More

Oracle India announces first Database for Cloud

Oracle India announces first Database for Cloud

August 1, 2013 at 9:36 am 0 comments

Oracle India today announced the general availability of Oracle Database 12c, the first Database designed for the Cloud. The Oracle Database 12c brings to customers a new multi-tenant architecture that simplifies the process of consolidating databases onto the cloud; enabling customers to manage many databases as one – without havingRead More

Bharti Airtel’s mobile data revenue up 20 percent

Bharti Airtel’s mobile data revenue up 20 percent

July 31, 2013 at 5:34 pm 0 comments

Bharti Airtel’s mobile data revenue for Q1 is Rs 1,159 crore, up 20 percent quarter-on-quarter. India mobile data revenue for Q1 is Rs 845 crore, up 21 percent quarter-on-quarter similarly Africa mobile data revenue for Q1 is Rs 314 crore, up 18 percent quarter-on-quarter. In terms of growth, the companyRead More

Bharti Airtel Q1 revenue at Rs 20,264 cr, up 9.2%

Bharti Airtel Q1 revenue at Rs 20,264 cr, up 9.2%

July 31, 2013 at 5:28 pm 0 comments

Bharti Airtel registered Q1 revenue of Rs 20,264 crore, up 9.2 percent over corresponding period last year to reach Rs 20,264 crore. The increase in revenue can be atributed to 10.9 percent growth in mobile, 34 percent in Digital TV, 17.9 percent in airtel business and 37.1 percent in SouthRead More

TCS to automate taxation system in Zambia

TCS to automate taxation system in Zambia

July 31, 2013 at 8:40 am 0 comments

Tata Consultancy Services has announced that it has won a three-year contract from the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) for modernization of its domestic tax system. This is TCS’ third revenue and tax system automation project in the African region after a successful implementation for the Uganda Revenue Authority and anRead More

Vodafone partners with Twitter

Vodafone partners with Twitter

July 30, 2013 at 6:27 pm 0 comments

Vodafone India, one of India’s leading mobile operator has announced a unique partnership with Twitter to drive faster, smarter and better mobile internet usage among its millions of customers. Under this arrangement, Vodafone India customers will experience the ‘Twitter for Android’ app and mobile.twitter.com free of any mobile charges forRead More

TSSC creating skills eco-system for telecom sector

TSSC creating skills eco-system for telecom sector

July 30, 2013 at 1:11 am 0 comments

Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC) is creating skills based ecosystem for the telecom sector and will cater to around 27 job roles under four categories. Recently, TSSC in cooperation with its founding members hosted a seminar on ‘Telecom Skills: Quality Assurance and Certification’. The seminar aimed at informing the stakeholdersRead More

INSAT-3D moves closer to its final orbit

INSAT-3D moves closer to its final orbit

July 30, 2013 at 12:25 am 0 comments

INSAT-3D, India’ s advanced weather satellite, has reached an intermediate orbit which is much closer to the 36,000 km high geostationary orbit, its final orbital home. INSAT-3D was launched by Ariane-5 launch vehicle in the early hours of July 26, 2013 into a Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit with a perigee (nearestRead More