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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

Bharti Infratel Q1 revenue at Rs 2,622 crore, up 8.5%

Bharti Infratel Q1 revenue at Rs 2,622 crore, up 8.5%

July 30, 2013 at 12:21 am 0 comments

Bharti Infratel on Monday reported Rs 2,622 crore consolidated revenue for Q1 FY 2014, an increase of 8.5 percent over the corresponding period last year. The company’s EBITDA improved to Rs 1,055 crore, up 19 percent year-on-year. Consolidated profit after tax was Rs 358 crore, up 67.6 percent on accountRead More

Dhanya Thakkar joins as MD, Trend Micro

Dhanya Thakkar joins as MD, Trend Micro

July 30, 2013 at 12:17 am 0 comments

Trend Micro has announced the appointment of Dhanya Thakkar as managing director, Trend Micro for India & SAARC. The appointment of Thakkar, a leading information security executive, indicates the renewed focus of Trend Micro in providing momentum towards the further growth of the company. With global experience at numerous start-upsRead More

India’s weather satellite INSAT-3D launched

India’s weather satellite INSAT-3D launched

July 28, 2013 at 8:17 pm 0 comments

India’s weather satellite INSAT-3D, carrying advanced weather monitoring payloads, was launched successfully in the early hours by Ariane-5 (VA214) launch vehicle from Kourou, French Guiana. After a smooth countdown lasting 11 hours and 30 minutes, the Ariane-5 launch vehicle lifted off right on schedule at the opening of the launchRead More

Wipro Q2 revenues at Rs 9,735 crore, up 5 percent

Wipro Q2 revenues at Rs 9,735 crore, up 5 percent

July 28, 2013 at 7:38 pm 0 comments

Wipro has achieved revenue of Rs 9,735 crore in the second quarter, an increase of 5 percent Y-o-Y. Net Income from continuing operations was Rs 1,623 crore, an increase of 11 percent Y-o-Y. IT services revenue was Rs 8,936 crore, a sequential increase of 0.2 percent and Y-o-Y increase ofRead More