Vodafone Idea to close m-pesa business, writes off Rs 210 crore for payments bank closure

NEW DELHI: Vodafone Idea Ltd has decided to close m-pesa vertical following the closure of Aditya Birla Idea Payments Bank Ltd (ABIPBL), in which it was being merged with, a top official said on Monday. Nearly 17 months after it began operations, ABIPBL on July 20 announced winding up of its business on account of […]

Ericsson, Nokia and Huawei may bag Vodafone Idea contracts

Vodafone Idea, India’s largest telecom operator, may close new commercial contracts for its pan-India radio network with Nokia, Ericsson, and Huawei in a week’s time, with ZTE missing out, three people close to the development said. A person familiar with the matter said Finland’s Nokia is set to get 11 circles, while Sweden’s Ericsson 7 and China’s Huawei will get 4-5 circles. […]

Vodafone Offers Cashback Worth Rs. 1,500 With Select Samsung 4G Smartphones

Vodafone on Thursday partnered with Samsung to offer a cashback worth Rs. 1,500 on select Galaxy series 4G smartphones. Existing and new Vodafone prepaid and postpaid subscribers can avail the cashback on purchase of the Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro, Galaxy J7 Nxt, and Galaxy J7 Max. The telco previously tied up China’s Transsion Group-owned Itel Mobile and Gurugram-based Micromax to launch similar cashback promotions with their devices. […]

Jio Phone, Airtel Mobiles, Vodafone smartphone, BSNL device: Comparison of best 4G mobiles under Rs 2,500

Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, and BSNL have jumped on the bandwagon of cheap 4G phones in India. Targetting this segment Jio Phone, Airtel Karbonn A40, Vodafone Micromax Bharat 2 Ultra, and BSNL Micromax Bharat 1 are trying to lure in the people who are still not connected to the world of internet. While the Jio […]