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Jio, Qualcomm join hands for faster 5G rollout in India

In a bid to fast-track development and rollout of 5G network services in India, Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio and American technology conglomerate Qualcomm have announced that they are working together on the same. Utilising Qualcomm’s technology, Jio has indigenously developed a 5G Radio Access Network (RAN) product that has achieved ultra-high throughputs, and the...

Can AGR dues of RCom be recovered from Jio?

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre to clarify its stand on whether the adjusted gross revenue (AGR) and other dues of bankrupt Reliance Communications can be recovered from Reliance Jio. Notably, Reliance Jio is using RCom’s spectrum since 2016 under an agreement between the two companies. The court asked the government to clarify...

Security lapse in Jio’s Covid19 symptoms checker exposes user data: Media reports

A security lapse from Reliance Jio’s end has exposed its Covid19 self-test symptom checker’s database to internet users, the Indian Express quoted a report by TechCrunch. Jio had rolled out an app that helped users identify Covid19 symptoms. The feature was available on the company’s MyJio app. The exposed database was brought to the notice...

As Facebook invests Rs 43,574 crore in Reliance Jio, Zuckerberg & Ambani explains the ‘why’ of the deal

India is in the middle of “major digital transformation” and Facebook is committed to “opening commerce opportunities for people across the country”, founder Mark Zuckerberg said Wednesday, a day after the social media giant invested $5.7 billion (Rs 43,574) in Reliance Industries Ltd-owned mobile telecom company Reliance Jio. Zuckerberg (valued at...

Jio’s Subscriber Base Grew to 37 Crore, Profit Rise by 62.5 Percent

Reliance’s telecom giant Jio’s Q3 Financial Update: The third quarter of FY 2020 has been very good for Reliance Jio. During this time, the company’s profit has increased by 62% percent to 1350 crore. Last year in same quarter, Jio had a profit of Rs 831 crore. Comparing to previous quarter, profit has increased by...

Reliance Jio Plans May be 15-20 per cent Cheaper than Airtel and Vodafone

Currently, Reliance Jio and Airtel, Vodafone have increased their prices which has led to costly calling. Amid the ongoing tariff war among India’s leading telcos, Reliance Jio’s plans could be cheaper by 15-20 per cent, according to an analyst firm. Jio, along with other companies had also announced a 40% increase in its prices. According...