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R-COM revenues up, but profit down on forex adjustments

August 13th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) Reliance Communications (R-COM) Friday reported a marginal rise in its revenues for the first quarter of 2010-11 at Rs.5,109 crore, against Rs.5,093 crore for the quarter ended March ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Soon, broadband in every Indian village: Sachin Pilot (Interview)

March 10th, 2010 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) India is charting a grand scheme targeting its rural outback to reach telecom and broadband services to each of its 626,000 villages, using funds to the tune ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Sterlite wins $160 mn power project for northeast

February 22nd, 2010 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 22 (IANS) Fibre-optic cable manufacturer Sterlite Technologies has won a project worth $160 million (Rs.800 crore) for developing a power transmission network in northeastern India, the company said in a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Iraq to connect to India, Gulf on fibre optic network

January 7th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Doha, Jan 7 (DPA) Iraq Thursday signed a $445-million deal with the telecommunications company Gulf Bridge International to link the country to the Gulf and India via a high-speed fibre optic cable. Announcing ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

RCom, Aircel to sign $300 mn infrastructure sharing deal

August 31st, 2009 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Telecom majors Reliance Communications (RCom) and Aircel are on the verge of signing a $300-million agreement for sharing telecom infrastructure like towers, sources close to the deal ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Asia gets high speed internet with new AAG cable

July 27th, 2009 - 4:49 am ICT by John Le Fevre
Internet users in Asia and the US should start experiencing higher data throughput when the new Asia-America Gateway (AAG) comes into operation next month. Constructed at a cost of more than $US550 million, ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Southern and eastern Africa gets hooked to India

July 26th, 2009 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Groum Abate Addis Ababa, July 26 (IANS) A long-expected fibre-optic cable linking southern and eastern Africa to global telecommunications networks via India and Europe has gone live with high expectations it will ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Railway Budget 2009: A Balance Between Prudence And Populism

July 3rd, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by GD
The Railway Budget 2009-10 has been a sort of mixed bag of economic prudence and populism. The Railway Minister, Ms.Mamata Banerjee had previously stated that the focus will be primarily on ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Big Cinemas to launch multiplex in Chicago

May 25th, 2009 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) Big Cinemas, a subsidiary of the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (R-ADAG), will launch its first multiplex in Chicago Friday. Called Big Cinemas-Golf Glen, the multiplex will have ... Read more...

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