Reliance Retail to launch 7-Eleven Convenience stores in India starting October 9th

Immediately after Future Retail announced the termination of agreement with 7-eleven, Reliance Retail announced a similar Master Franchise Agreement to launch 7-Eleven Convenience stores in India. Further interesting is the fact, that the 1st store is getting opened within the next 2 days, i.e., October 9, 2021 in Andheri East, Mumbai. Sequence of events clearly … Read more

Vodafone Idea denies Rs 10,000 crore promoter capital infusion news

On September 28, 2021, there was a media report that Promoters may invest Rs 10,000 crore in Vodafone Idea (VIL). The report quoted the source of information to be the government (Department of Telecommunication). However, on September 29, 2021, the Company denied that there is any such proposal under consideration by the board. Key points … Read more

Govt provides much needed ‘immediate’ relief to the telecom sector

Cash strapped Indian telecom sector was looking at the govt for long and govt abides… The much anticipated reforms are announced. Broadly they provide deferment of the immediate regulatory payments and a cleaner future process to operate. Key points – 4 year moratorium on all spectrum and Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) dues. However, interest would … Read more