Asia Briefs: India’s DoT to suggest converged regulator, Huawei opens $170M R&D centre in Bangalore & more

In a regular series, Mobile World Live‘s Asia Editor Joseph Waring provides a regional roundup of news snippets: India’s DoT to suggest converged regulator — report India’s Department of Telecom (DoT) reportedly will propose to the Prime Minister’s Office next …

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Twitter to acquire Indian mobile marketing startup

Twitter plans to acquire ZipDial, an Indian mobile marketing platform developer, for a reported $30-40 million. The startup’s campaigns take advantage of the practice in India of communicating by “missed calls”, with callers ringing just once and hanging up to …

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