NEW DELHI: Bharti Airtel today launched its voice over Wi-Fi service – ‘Airtel Wi-Fi Calling’. 'Airtel Wi-Fi Calling' is designed to enhance voice calling experience for Airtel smartphone customers, especially when they are indoors, said the telco in a press release. "With ‘Airtel Wi-Fi Calling’, customers with Wi-Fi at home or office will get excellent signal quality indoors," it further claimed. There will be no extra charge for calls made over ‘Airtel Wi-Fi Calling’ and the application consumes minimal data. The service is currently available to Airtel customers in Delhi NCR and will be gradually rolled out across India. Randeep Sekhon, Chief Technology Officer, Bharti Airtel said, “As a customer obsessed brand, we are constantly working on improving customer experience based on their feedback. Seamless indoor coverage has been a key ask from mobile customers but getting permissions for site installations has always been a big … [Read more...] about Airtel launches Wi-Fi calling service in Delhi NCR
New Delhi, Dec 10 (PTI) Reliance Industries' after-tax return on capital employed is likely to rise to 11 per cent in two years from the current 7-8 per cent as margins rise on the back of an increase in telecom tariffs, Morgan Stanley said on Tuesday. "RIL strong stock outperformance has once again led investors to ask about what is next," it said in a research report. Over the past decade, RIL's post-tax ROCE (return on capital employed) has been range-bound around 7-8 per cent. "We think this trend is set to be reversed as the telecom tariff increase should raise returns on USD 50 billion of investments (50 per cent of the last capital expenditure cycle)." Last week, top-three mobile operators Bharti Airtel, Jio and Vodafone Idea increased prepaid tariffs by 14-33 per cent. "We see ROCE rising to 11 per cent in two years as consumer portfolio returns inch closer to energy ROCE of around 14 per cent," it said adding although overall returns are still below levels since 2004, an … [Read more...] about Reliance’s ROCE may rise to 11% in 2 years: Morgan Stanley
With just a week for the release of Rajinikanth's Kabali, the makers are going all out to cash in on the superstar's popularity. From planes to telecom companies to T-shirts, mobile cases, coffee mugs and innovative posters, Brand Rajinikanth is spreading like wildfire. One of the first to announce an association with Kabali was AirAsia, the low-cost Malaysian airline, who will ferry fans from Bengaluru to Chennai to catch the premier show on the day of release -- July 22. The special flight already has Rajinikanth's image from the film.Priced at Rs 7,860, the package will be inclusive of the flight ticket, movie ticket, an audio CD, breakfast, lunch and other Kabali merchandise. Bharti Airtel, the telecom company, who had partnered with the makers of Rajinikanth's Kochadaiiyaan in 2014, have joined this race to capitalise on Rajini mania. Airtel has launched Kabali recharge packs with unlimited 2G internet, Kabali Hello Tunes and Kabali branded SIM cards. Fans can also use the … [Read more...] about Brand Rajinikanth goes viral!