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Vodafone, Idea deny any possible merger with Reliance Jio

Wednesday 11 January 2017 | 15:36 CET | News
Top sources at Vodafone and Idea Cellular have denied any possible merger with Reliance Jio, according to an article on the Hindustan Times website. The Vodafone source told the newspaper that such a deal would breach the law of the land, pointing out that there are spectrum holding caps and revenue market share ceilings.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Idea Cellular / Reliance Jio / Telenor / Vodafone India
Countries: India
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