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Vodafone Idea rebrand as 'Vi' in fight for telecom market share

Vodafone Idea lost 4.7 million customers in May alone, while market leader Reliance Jio added 3.7 million

08 Sep 2020 9:00 AM

Idea, Vodafone pay up to clear merger

It will have the capacity to provide 4G spectrum in all telecom circles of the country.

25 Jul 2018 12:42 AM

Idea shares jump as Vodafone deal clears govt hurdle

Idea, a part of the Aditya Birla conglomerate, and Vodafone signed a merger agreement last year.

24 Jul 2018 4:01 PM

Idea-Vodafone merger approved only some formalities pending, says Sinha

"They met me and thanked that we have done it very quickly," Sinha said.

11 Jul 2018 3:59 PM

Vodafone, Idea get DoT’s conditional approval

Merger to create country’s largest telecom operator.

10 Jul 2018 5:32 AM


Telecom department clears Idea-Vodafone merger with conditions

The department has asked Idea Cellular to pay Rs 3,926 crore in cash for Vodafone spectrum.

09 Jul 2018 7:47 PM

Vodafone gears up to challenge fresh spectrum fee demand

The merger of the second and the third largest operators in India will create a new market leader.

02 Jul 2018 1:29 PM

Idea shares tank over 7 pc; m-cap falls Rs 1,893 cr as mega-merger delays

The mega-merger deal of Idea and Vodafone may not meet the expected June 30 timeline.

25 Jun 2018 5:12 PM

Idea-Vodafone merger set to receive clearance from telecom department

The department will adopt all procedural safeguards before allowing the merger as monetary issues are involved.

21 Jun 2018 12:10 PM

Telecom department likely to approve Vodafone-Idea merger today

Idea and Vodafone have decided to combine their operations to create the country's largest telecom operator.

18 Jun 2018 12:15 PM


Idea Cellular gets DoT nod to raise FDI limit to 100 per cent

The FDI approval is a major milestone in the merger process of Vodafone India with Idea Cellular.

04 Jun 2018 9:11 PM

Idea completes sale of 9,900 mobile towers to ATC for Rs 4,000 crore

ATC has already completed acquisition of Vodafone India's mobile tower for Rs 3,850 crore.

31 May 2018 6:22 PM

Idea completes 4G VoLTE roll out in 15 of 22 telecom circles

Overall, Idea has the second largest presence of VoLTE-based calling service after Reliance Jio.

28 May 2018 8:22 PM

Idea Cellular Q4 net loss widens nearly 3-fold to Rs 930.6 crore

The operating revenue dropped 24.47 per cent to Rs 6,137.3 crore in the March quarter of FY18.

28 Apr 2018 3:41 PM

Telcos to report subdued Q4 numbers as RJio pressure continues

Revenues likely to show a correction of as much as 40 per cent, analysts have said.

15 Apr 2018 2:59 PM


DoT awaits FDI clearance for Idea to approve merger with Vodafone

Only FDI clearance for Idea is pending before merger of Vodafone.

15 Apr 2018 2:50 PM

DoT issues 13-digit numbers for machine-to-machine network trials

The 13-digit numbers have been allocated to state-run firm BSNL and private telecom operators.

05 Apr 2018 4:15 PM

Rivals need to close data capacity gap with Jio: Kotak report

Bharti Airtel, with around 21 per cent share of the composite capacity is ahead of Idea and Vodafone's combined 17 per cent.

22 Mar 2018 2:24 PM

Idea fixes Rs 82.50 per share to raise Rs 3,500 crore via QIP

Shareholders of Idea Cellular have recently invested Rs 3,250 cr to strengthen company's balance sheet.

21 Feb 2018 12:38 PM

Idea Cellular launches up to USD 546 million share sale

Share sale has a floor price of 86.84 rupees per share, with a potential discount of up to 5 per cent.

15 Feb 2018 11:40 AM