Tata Communications

  • Indian firms perform best in BRICS, observes corruption watchdog October 17, 2013

    Berlin: The anti-corruption watchdog Transparency International has admonished Chinese companies for their opaque business practices while praising Indian firms' relatively high standards, in a survey of emerging market multinationals released on Thursday. China got the lowest rating of the BRICS economies (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), whose companies made...
  • Tata Communications launches video conferencing application July 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Tata Communications launched video conferecing application that can be accessed by up to 46 users for a common session across multiple devices such as desktop computer, laptop, tablet and smartphone. "Lack of interoperability, consistency of experience per location, complicated price plans and the need for third-party...
  • Tata Communications to digitise Doordarshan, Films Division archives June 21, 2013

    Singapore: Rare and historical documents from the archives of major libraries, films and documentaries of Doordarshan and Films Division of India can now be preserved in electronic form through digitisation. Tata Communications Media Services soon plans to digitise such documents of historical and cultural significance. "We see great scope of digitising and...
  • Tata Communications to delist from NYSE May 15, 2013

    Tata Communications Ltd said on Wednesday it will delist from the New York Stock Exchange and terminate its American Depositary Receipts (ADR) programme. "Our decision to delist, deregister and terminate our ADR program was the result of several factors, including the fact that our ADR program had not developed the...
  • CBI registers case against Airtel, Tata, SingTel for flouting telecom department norms February 24, 2013

    The CBI has registered a case against Bharti Airtel and Tata Communications Ltd for allegedly violating norms set down by the telecom department. The CBI claims it found that the companies had an arrangement with Singapore Telecom for international call facilities. ...
  • CBI registers case against Airtel, Tata, SingTel February 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The CBI has registered a case in a Delhi court against Bharti Airtel Ltd, Tata Communication Ltd and Singapore Telecommunications Ltd for allegedly causing a loss of nearly Rs 48 crore to the government since 2004 by illegally providing international long distance (ILD) services. All the three telecom companies...
  • Vodafone agrees to buy Cable & Wireless Worldwide April 23, 2012

    London: Vodafone on Monday agreed to buy corporate telecoms company Cable & Wireless Worldwide for 1.04 billion pounds ($1.68 billion) in a deal that adds a British fixed line network to its wireless network. Vittorio Colao, chief executive of Vodafone, said, "The acquisition of Cable & Wireless Worldwide creates a leading...
  • Tata Communications pulls out of CWW buyout bid April 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Tata Communications on Wednesday said that it would not make any offer to acquire Cable & Wireless Worldwide as it had failed to reach agreement with the British firm. "TCL was evaluating a possible cash offer for Cable & Wireless Worldwide Plc (CWW). TCL today confirms that it has...
  • Tata Comm gets Govt nod to bid for Cable & Wireless March 29, 2012

    New Delhi: The government, one of the promoters of Tata Communications, has approved the company's move to bid for UK telecom firm Cable & Wireless Worldwide. "Government has given the nod for Tata Communications to go ahead with the deal," sources at Department of Telecommunications said. The Indian government held 26.12...
  • Tata Communications shares gain on CWW takeover plans March 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Shares of Tata Communications on Thursday rose by 1.22 per cent on reports that the Indian company is considering a bid for London-listed telecommunication giant Cable & Wireless Worldwide Plc (CWW). Bucking an overall weak market trend here, Tata Comm shares closed at Rs 235.60 apiece on the BSE, a...
  • Tatas considering acquisition bid for CWW March 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Tata Communications on Thursday said it is considering an acquisition bid for London-listed telecommunication giant Cable & Wireless Worldwide Plc (CWW). Vodafone Group Plc too is believed to be looking at bidding for the fibre-network operator. "... as part of on-going review of potential acquisition opportunities, TCL is evaluating...
  • Tata Communications bets big on cloud technology December 25, 2011

    New Delhi: Tata Communications is betting big on cloud technology to help clients increase productivity and cut costs on the back of solutions such as Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and e-mail. "From just being a topic of discussion, we are now seeing deployment happening. Customers are...
  • Tata launches new mobile broadband solutions December 8, 2011

    Mumbai: Tata Communications has launched mobile broadband solutions enabled by 'Internet Protocol Exchange' (IPX+) framework. Seventy mobile network operators (MNOs) across the globe have signed up for the new framework which is designed to help capitalise on the latest technology innovations in the mobile broadband space, the company said here. ...
  • Telecom cos post revenue of Rs 50,000 cr: TRAI November 23, 2011

    New Delhi: The total revenue of telecom service providers was Rs 50,054 crore during the quarter ended September, according to TRAI data released in New Delhi on Wednesday. Bharti Airtel alone accounted for almost 26 per cent of total industry gross revenue at Rs 13,239 crore. It was followed by state-owned...
  • DoT to approach Cabinet for hiving off VSNL land August 29, 2011

    New Delhi: Armed with the Telecom Commission's recommendation to hive-off 773 acres of surplus land with Tata Communications (formerly VSNL), the DoT will soon approach Cabinet for a formal nod to start the process. "A Cabinet note on VSNL land hive-off has been prepared and the matter will be sent to...
  • Tata Communications to invest $2 bn on expansion February 13, 2008

    Mumbai: Tata Communications on Wednesday said it will invest more than $2 billion over the next three years to fuel its global expansion plans. In a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange, the company said it is in the process of completing additional submarine cables systems connecting emerging markets across the...