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Bitcoins Prices Slide 9% To $9,000 On Arun Jaitley's Warning Against Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoins Prices Slide 9% To $9,000 On Arun Jaitley's Warning Against Cryptocurrencies

NDTV Profit Team | Thursday February 01, 2018

Bitcoin prices also reacted to Facebook'sban on cryptocurrency adverts while a growing regulatory backlash against the nascent market frightened investors reported Reuters

Budget 2018: Customs Duty Hike On Mobile Phones Meets Industry Expectations

Budget 2018: Customs Duty Hike On Mobile Phones Meets Industry Expectations

Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 01, 2018

According to industry experts, the customs duty hike will push foreign players towards manufacturing and sourcing components more within the country.

TRAI Slashes Mobile Number Portability Charges To Rs 4 From Rs 19

TRAI Slashes Mobile Number Portability Charges To Rs 4 From Rs 19

Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 31, 2018

TRAI arrived at the decision after taking into consideration the comments received from the industry stakeholders.

Walmart In Talks To Buy Minority Stake In Flipkart: Report

Walmart In Talks To Buy Minority Stake In Flipkart: Report

Thomson Reuters | Wednesday January 31, 2018

Walmart could buy a 15 per cent to 20 per cent stake in Amazon.com Inc's main competitor in India, the newspaper said, citing two anonymous sources.

Airtel Sees Little Value In Acquiring Nigeria's 9mobile: Report

Airtel Sees Little Value In Acquiring Nigeria's 9mobile: Report

Thomson Reuters | Wednesday January 31, 2018

Airtel, India's largest telecoms operator, had expressed an interest to acquire the Nigerian firm as part of plans to consolidate its position in Africa's biggest telecoms market, but it declined to submit a financial bid before a January 16 deadline.

Reliance Communications Narrows Loss To Rs 130 Crore In Q3

Reliance Communications Narrows Loss To Rs 130 Crore In Q3

Thomson Reuters | Tuesday January 30, 2018

To raise funds and help repay what it owes, RCom announced plans to sell most of its wireless assets to another carrier Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd.

This Is Why Telecom Sector Is Under Stress

This Is Why Telecom Sector Is Under Stress

Press Trust of India | Monday January 29, 2018

The Economic Survey, in an apparent reference to Reliance Jio, said that low-cost data services by a new entrant has disrupted the market

Lava To Invest Over Rs 2,600 Crore In Manufacturing Units In Five Years

Lava To Invest Over Rs 2,600 Crore In Manufacturing Units In Five Years

Press Trust of India | Monday January 29, 2018

Lava International is pumping in money in a bid to capture 40 per cent share in the sub-Rs 12,000 segment

Xiaomi Outpaces Samsung To Become Top Smartphone Seller In India

Xiaomi Outpaces Samsung To Become Top Smartphone Seller In India

Thomson Reuters | Thursday January 25, 2018

Xiaomi, the Chinese company, which is exploring a public listing is now valued at close to $100 billion

Taxman Wrong In Asking E-Commerce Firms To Reclassify Discounts: Mohandas Pai

Taxman Wrong In Asking E-Commerce Firms To Reclassify Discounts: Mohandas Pai

Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 24, 2018

Last year, the Income Tax Department had asked e-commerce companies to restructure their marketing expenses under capital expenditure.