A voluntary retirement scheme should be offered.
11 Oct 2019 12:07 AM
BSNL's loss is estimated to be around Rs 14,000 crore with a decline in revenue to Rs 19,308 crore during 2018-19.
31 Aug 2019 10:35 AM
The move comes at a time when Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) is facing mounting pressure on its financials.
11 Aug 2019 7:38 PM
BSNL as well as MTNL had delayed payment of salaries for February until mid-March due to a financial crisis.
06 Aug 2019 6:38 PM
The net worth of BSNL stood at Rs 34,276 crore, while MTNL had a negative networth of Rs 9,735 crore as on April 1, 2019.
30 Jul 2019 4:11 PM
This is the second time a GoM has been constituted for revival of the two ailing public sector firms.
17 Jul 2019 9:16 AM
Public sector bodies need to be supplemented with 4G and the government will explore all the options to make them viable and competitive.
26 Jun 2019 5:07 PM
BSNL posted operating profit of Rs 672 crore in 2014-15, Rs 3,885 crore in 2015-16 and Rs 1,684 crore in 2016-17.
25 Jun 2019 8:05 PM
'All private telecom companies are pumping in finance, but BSNL is barred from taking loans', Surjewala said.
24 Jun 2019 7:49 PM
The incident comes after controversy erupted over three-language formula proposed in the draft of Centre's new National Educational Policy.
09 Jun 2019 11:36 AM
Taking charge of Telecom ministry, Prasad said that amongst his priorities will be revival of state-owned MTNL and BSNL.
03 Jun 2019 2:36 PM
The company has tied up with SBI recently for a Rs 1,500 crore loan to meet its working capital requirements.
27 May 2019 4:17 PM
The wireless subscribers increased to 1,183.7 million in Feb 2019, adding 1.7 million subscribers over the previous month.
24 Apr 2019 7:08 PM
Both the companies have also sought spectrum for 4G services through equity infusion from the government.
23 Apr 2019 9:24 AM
Reliance Jio and BSNL added 86.39 lakh mobile subscribers but other telecom operators jointly lost 69.93 lakh customers.
18 Apr 2019 6:59 PM
The study found Bharti Airtel to be the fastest mobile network with an average download speed of 8.7 megabit per second.
18 Apr 2019 8:56 AM
The price of spectrum swelled multi-fold unexpectedly at the end of the auctions and both the PSUs.
11 Apr 2019 8:38 AM
In letter on Mar 30, BSNL said telephone dues billed during Varun's 2009-2014 tenure as Pilibhit MP weren't paid 'despite several attempts'.
10 Apr 2019 3:32 PM
BSNL has been ailing because of high revenue-to-wage ratio as number of government employees were transferred by telecom department to BSNL.
09 Apr 2019 6:19 PM
Still, the DoT is creating roadblocks for BSNL to avail credit from banks.
05 Apr 2019 8:26 AM