Idea Cellular

Govt to pick up 33% stake in ailing Vodafone Idea

06 Feb 2023

After the fresh equity infusion by the government, the shareholding of the promoters will come down to around 50 per cent from the pre-December 2022 level of around 75 per cent -  Vodafone Plc holding 48 per cent and Aditya Birla Group 27 per cent

Vodafone Idea, Airtel fail to get relief in AGR plea

26 Jul 2021

Vodafone Idea rebranded 'Vi' as company looks for a fresh start

07 Sep 2020

Vodafone Idea board on Friday had approved a plan to raise up to Rs25,000 crore, to inject fresh life into the joint venture, as the new brand buries the images created by Vodafone and Idea Cellular 

Voda Idea seeks 15 yrs to pay AGR dues; demands GST refund

27 Feb 2020

The cash-strapped telco, which owes about Rs57,000 crore in overdue revenue share to the government, managed to pay just Rs3,500 crore so far, and wants the government to adjust the Rs8,000 crore GST refund due to it be adjusted against AGR dues

Airtel pays Rs10,000 cr of AGR dues; SC rejects Voda Idea's Rs2,500 cr proposal

17 Feb 2020

Vodafone Idea won’t survive without govt relief: Kumar Mangalam Birla

06 Dec 2019

Responding to a question if the company is still hopeful of government relief for the debt-laden telecom sector, Birla echoed the statement made by Nick Read, CEO of Vodafone Plc, a shareholder in Vodafone Idea, earlier, but detracted later

Vodafone’s India business tottering after a $1.1 billion hit

13 Nov 2019

Govt backs penalty on Airtel and Vodafone Idea in Reliance Jio issue

17 Jun 2019

Rs25,000-cr Vodafone Idea rights fully subscribed: report

25 Apr 2019

Vodafone Idea's Rs25,000-cr issue priced at a deep discount

20 Mar 2019

Voda Idea logs second quarter of Rs5,000-cr loss courtesy Jio

07 Feb 2019

The introduction of ‘service validity vouchers’ which require customers to make a minimum recharge of Rs35 (28 days validity), led to a reduction of 35 million customers in the quarter, but helped increase the company’s average revenue per user by 1.5 per cent

Vodafone Idea plans Rs28,000-cr war chest to take on Jio

24 Jan 2019

Vodafone will invest up to Rs11,000 crore in the fund while the Aditya Birla group will add Rs7,250 crore

Idea, Vodafone complete merger

31 Aug 2018

Idea-Vodafone merger gets NCLT approval

30 Aug 2018

While this clears the way for merger of India’s second and third-largest telecom service providers to form the largest telco in the country, the road ahead for the merged entity is not smooth

Tower sales boosts Idea's 2Q net

31 Jul 2018

Vodafone Idea gets final regulatory approval

26 Jul 2018

Aditya Birla Group chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla will now be the chairman of the country’s biggest telecom company while Balesh Sharma, currently chief operating officer of Vodafone India, will be its CEO

Vodafone Idea pay up Rs7,268-cr dues to clear path for merger

24 Jul 2018

While Idea and Vodafone decided to pay up the Rs7,268-cr dues `under protest’ to clear the path for merger, the two companies said they reserve the right to challenge the demand after DoT’s final approval of the merger

Vodafone, Idea may pay up dues under protest to get DoT approval

19 Jul 2018

Trai penalises Jio, Airtel, Idea and Vodafone

02 Jul 2018

Idea shareholders approve change of name to Vodafone Idea

27 Jun 2018

DoT may ask Vodafone to clear Rs4,700 cr dues before merger with Idea: report

25 Jun 2018

DoT may demand payment of Rs2,100-cr dues for clearing Vodafone-Idea merger

15 Jun 2018

Idea gets DoT nod to raise up to 100% FDI

05 Jun 2018

Idea completes Rs4,000-cr sale of tower arm to ATC

01 Jun 2018

Idea's FDI proposal likely to get DoT approval soon: reports

29 May 2018