How well it does in China will ultimately determine its success and so far the news has been patchy.
When legendary businessman Dhirubhai Ambani died, he triggered a family rift between his two sons that would have profound outcomes for the both of them.
OpenSignal still scores Jio as the best in 4G availability and Airtel in download speeds, while Tutela found Airtel to be the provider with the highest excellent consistent quality across six of India’s 10 largest cities.
Whether Amazon will be able to use its experience in China to combat Reliance's exhaustive digital backbone and web, which connects millions of India's small grocery shops, will determine if its India experience goes the China way.
Reliance Jio added 120 million customers during the year, with the Indian carrier clocking in at 307 million customers by the end of FY19.
The decision follows reports that Foxconn is looking to expand manufacturing operations in India.
The rear cameras on Samsung's mid-range Galaxy A80 slide and flip around.
The eighth-largest Indian IT outfit is being courted by one of India's oldest engineering outfits, L&T, in a hostile takeover, and the IT firms's co-founders are going stir-crazy fending them off.
E-commerce giants like Amazon and Flipkart may soon not be able to compete with Reliance's interlocking new-era businesses. However, for that to happen, Reliance will need to think and act like a firm that genuinely innovates.
China will remain Asia's largest in terms of tech spending, growing 4 percent this year and 6 percent in 2020, and lead global markets in the 5G race where its investments in telecommunications account for 57 percent of the country's overall spend.
The cancelled trade concessions will be yet another setback for Indian Prime Minister Narendar Modi, who faces national elections in a few weeks.
Singapore telco plans to fork out $525 million to increase its stake in Bharti Airtel, which will use the funds to boost its balance sheet and build out its network in "a highly competitive home market".
How much of an advantage depends on who's doing the calculations and from which data, but the bottom line is that those with Master's and PhDs will stand a better chance than those with foreign degrees for a coveted H1B visa.
‘Aggressive’ and ‘intense’ competition from a carrier in India as well as only counting prepaid customers who are actually paying for a service saw Singtel Group drop 40 million mobile customers in the most recent quarter.
Amazon and Walmart have suffered market cap hits, as well as substantially lower revenue and profit growth projections thanks to an ill-conceived and politically opportunistic move by the Indian government.
Reliance has agreed to invest up to $180 million over three years into Embibe, which uses data analytics to deliver personalised learning to students. Read more: https://zd.net/2HskTS8
The ads are part of the overall attempt to safeguard the interests of the American tech worker and strangulate the foreign worker H-1B visa, even though a peek at the most successful and globally dominant American tech companies show they are stocked with immigrant founders and senior management.
HPE is partnering with PWC to trial new smart city solutions in India. Nigel Upton, GM of HPE's IOT platform, explains the advantages of working in an emerging market.
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