India’s Telecom War 2021: Mittal’s Airtel Outpaces Ambani’s Jio

Airtel beats Reliance Jio for the third consecutive time to turn into the top telco in the country, while Vodafone Idea continues to lose. Is Mobile Number Portability playing an essential factor in this mobile war?

India’s 5G Race Hasn’t Started But Mukesh Ambani’s Jio Has Already Won

Whatever 5G plans Vodafone-Idea and Airtel may have had are done for good with the AGR drain, leaving Jio, fuelled by Mukesh Ambani’s endless pit of money, unchallenged and primed for future monopoly.

Telecom debt is a worry for India’s finance sector

Declining fortunes of telecom operators and their increasing vulnerability with chances of spillover to the financial sector is a cause of worry, according to a leading think-tank.