Aircel, Tata DoCoMo can’t bid in new Indian spectrum bands

Indian operators Aircel and Tata Teleservices will only be allowed to add to their existing spectrum holdings and can’t bid for new bands because they don’t meet the financial requirements set by the Telecom Department (DoT) for next week’s auction. …

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India’s mobile connections near 950M

India’s mobile connections increased 7 per cent last year to reach 946.2 million, according to GSMA Intelligence. It is the second largest mobile market in the world, behind China with 1.3 billion connections. Despite six players gaining or losing between …

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Reliance forges Indian 3G roaming deal

Indian operators Reliance Communications, Tata Teleservices and Aircel this week announced a three way inter-circle roaming partnership to offer pan-Indian 3G services to their customers.