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RCom to scale back mobile operations in India

Thursday 26 October 2017 | 09:24 CET | News
RCom says this decision is in line with its earlier announced strategy. At the beginning of this month, RCom said it decided to adopt a 4G-focused strategy for profitable growth of its wireless business. Accordingly, RCom will be optimising its 2G and 3G footprint, and related infrastructure and human resources, with effect from 30 November, the company said.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: RCom / Reliance Communications / Reliance Jio
Countries: India
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