Indian telecom firms will feel the pinch of excluding Chinese firms from 5G trial, say experts and insiders
- August 30, 2020
- Straits Times
India is quietly tightening regulations against Chinese firms in the telecommunications sector as border troubles simmer over, with China's Huawei Technologies and ZTE reportedly being barred from upcoming 5G trials.
India’s Reliance Jio Platforms to sell $600 million stake to TPG
June 15, 2020 , American private equity firm TPG said on Saturday it will invest $600 million in Jio Platforms, joining a roster of high-profile investors including Facebook and Silver Lake that have backed India’s top telecom operator at the height of a global pandemic.
What to read into Jio-Facebook, Airtel-Amazon, and Google-Vodafone Idea tie-ups?
- June 10, 2020
- Business Today
It almost feels like there's an urgency to make India the next battleground of global tech giants. While that possibility is still there, it is most likely that the battle is not going to happen anytime soon
Keeping India’s payments market competitive
June 15, 2020 , WhatsApp is reportedly set to launch its payments service, “WhatsApp Pay”. The entry of a new heavyweight in India’s payments market will concern users, technology players, service providers and even regulators...