telecom

Telecommunications sector to generate 30 lakh jobs by 2018: Study

Roll out of 4G technology with an increase in data, entry of new players in the market, introduction of digital wallets, popularity of smart phone leading to consistent increase in demand for technology and other developments in the telecom sector likely to increase job opportunities by 30 lakhs by 2018, according to an ASSOCHAM-KPMG joint study. Emerging technologies such as 5G, M2M and the evolution of Information and Communications Technology

Telephone subscribers in India grew 0.49% in June

Urban subscription increased from 697.06 million to 700.96 million at the end of June 2017. By IANS | Published: August 15, 2017 10:33 AM IST The number of telephone subscribers in India increased from 1,204.98 million at the end of May 2017 to 1,210.84 million at the end of June, showing a monthly growth rate of 0.49 percent. The urban subscription increased from 697.06 million at the end of May