TITLE

Indian subscriber boom spawns new players

AUTHOR(S)
Tippu, Sufia
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Telecom Asia;Mar2008, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of the growing number of mobile telephone subscribers on the handset industry in India. It states that the new telecommunication policy such as tariffs will drive industry players for price war. It highlights the price strategy use by several handset providers including Bharti Airtel Ltd., Reliance Communications and Swan Telecom. Industry analysts believe that the additional 550 million subscribers would drive the entry of new players in the mobile sector.
ACCESSION #
31819211

 

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