Vodafone inks a $1.5 billion deal with Microsoft for AI, cloud, and IoT

16 Jan 2024

Vodafone has announced a decade-long partnership with Microsoft, aiming to extend generative AI, digital, enterprise, and cloud services to over 300 million businesses and consumers across its European and African markets.

Vodafone Idea denies talks with Elon Musk's Starlink; shares dip 5%

02 Jan 2024

In a recent statement, Vodafone Idea, a major Indian telecom operator, clarified that it is not engaged in discussions with Elon Musk’s Starlink for a potential tie-up.

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

VodaIdea vests 35.8% ownership on govt in debt-equity swap

13 Jan 2022

Kumar Mangalam Birla steps aside from Vodafone Idea board

09 Aug 2021

Vodafone Idea has to pay dues of over Rs58,000 crore to the telecom department that are linked to adjusted gross revenues dating back to 2007, while the company has gross debt of Rs1,80,000-crore 

Kumarmangalam Birla offers AB Group stake in Vodafone Idea to govt

03 Aug 2021

Vodafone Idea, Airtel fail to get relief in AGR plea

26 Jul 2021

Vodafone-Idea registers Rs7,022.8-cr Q4FY21 net loss

01 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 

Vodafone Idea board approves proposal to raise up to Rs25,000 cr

07 Sep 2020

Verizon, Amazon eye $4 bn stake in Vodafone Idea: report

04 Sep 2020

Acquisition of a majority stake in Vodafone Idea would help Amazon set up competition against Reliance Industries while it would open up a market for Verizon’s 5G telecom offerings

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 faces certain death after SC rejects AGR plea

14 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

DoT asks telecom companies to clear dues in 3 months

14 Nov 2019

While the DoT has given telecom operators the option to clear all the dues on self-assessment basis, reports citing officials of Aditya Birla group and partner   Vodafone group that while they would like to stay invested, any further investment would depend on the government providing substantial relief in both revenue share and spectrum dues

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

13 Nov 2019

Vodafone may exit India as losses mount: IANS report

30 Oct 2019

Vodafone-Idea continues to lose subscribers and market share with each passing month while falling market capitalisation is preventing it from raising fresh funds

DCC backs Trai’s penalty on Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea

25 Jul 2019

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

17 Jun 2019

Vodafone network access to rival to secure Liberty deal in Germany

09 May 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