Why Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance, not Walmart, is Amazon’s real rival in India

It’s time the Amazon.com Inc. boss took notice of his real rival in India, the only billion-strong consumer market open to Western tech firms. While Walmart Inc.’s acquisition this year of Flipkart, a homegrown e-tailer, might have given the impression that the battle for India would be an all-American contest, a new national e-commerce policy… Continue reading Why Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance, not Walmart, is Amazon’s real rival in India

Reliance JioPhone 2 flash sale today at 12 noon: Know price, recharge plans

Reliance Jio, a Mukesh Ambani-owned telecommunication service provider, is hosting the flash sale of its JioPhone 2 today i.e. August 16 at 12 noon on Jio online portal. Successor of the JioPhone, the JioPhone 2 was announced at the Reliance Industries’ 41st Annual General Meeting, which was held in Mumbai on July 4. Priced at… Continue reading Reliance JioPhone 2 flash sale today at 12 noon: Know price, recharge plans

Reliance Jio Phone 2, Jio GigaFibre pre-bookings start on Aug 15: Know more

Reliance Jio Infocomm, a Mukesh Ambani-owned telecommunication operator, announced the Jio Phone 2 and Jio GigaFibre home broadband services at the Reliance Industries 41st Annual General Meeting, which was held in Mumbai on July 5. While Reliance Jio confirmed the price of the Jio Phone 2, it did not reveal the GigaFibre connection cost or… Continue reading Reliance Jio Phone 2, Jio GigaFibre pre-bookings start on Aug 15: Know more

RJio Monsoon Hungama: JioPhone at Rs 594 with free data, calls for 6 months

Reliance Jio, a Mukesh Ambani-owned telecommunication service provider, is gearing up to launch the second iteration of its 4G VoLTE-enabled feature phone – the JioPhone 2 – on August 15. However, before rolling out the new device, the company has announced ‘JioPhone Monsoon Hungama’ offer in which the company is offering an effectively free JioPhone,… Continue reading RJio Monsoon Hungama: JioPhone at Rs 594 with free data, calls for 6 months

End to Mukesh Ambani’s telecom price war may be 185 million users away

Latest News: The bruising telecommunications price war unleashed by the entry of India’s richest man into the sector may continue for at least a year or as long as it takes Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. to nearly double its user base. Ambani’s telecom unit “will strive to double subscribers to 400 million before raising prices,”… Continue reading End to Mukesh Ambani’s telecom price war may be 185 million users away

Chief technology officers of Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel resign

Chief technology officers of telecom operators Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel have resigned from their respective companies. Reliance Jio Group’s Chief Technology Officer Jagbir Singh had joined the company before the soft launch of 4G services. Prior to this assignment, Singh was working with Samsung and had previously worked with Airtel for about a decade.… Continue reading Chief technology officers of Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel resign

Mukesh Ambani announces high-speed broadband, Jio Phone 2 with WhatsApp, FB

Reliance Industries Limited announced on Thursday the launch of high-speed Jio GigaFiber broadband, which aims to boost fixed-line connectivity in India, and an upgraded version of its Jio Phone with popular social media apps such as Facebook. At its 41st Annual General Meeting in Mumbai, RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani announced the broadband for homes and… Continue reading Mukesh Ambani announces high-speed broadband, Jio Phone 2 with WhatsApp, FB