Reliance Communications, Aircel to merge wireless business

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Reliance Communications (RCOM) and Maxis Communications
Berhad (MCB), promoters of Aircel today announced that they have signing an agreement for the merger of their Indian wireless
businesses, in a largest-ever consolidation in the Indian telecom sector. Continue reading “Reliance Communications, Aircel to merge wireless business”

Aircel launches Ramzan Pack with full talk time, discounted local, STD and ISD calls

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Aircel has launched its Ramzan Pack, before the start of the holy month in the country. This offers discounted tariff for voice calling at night and Talk Time benefits for voice calling at night. Continue reading “Aircel launches Ramzan Pack with full talk time, discounted local, STD and ISD calls”

Aircel launches Combo 123 pack with night calling and data

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Aircel has launched Combo 123, a new pack that offers unlimited calling and data during night. The pack offer unlimited local Aircel to Aircel calling and unlimited Data (Speed will be reduced after 500MB) from 12AM – 6AM. It also offers free downloads of songs and videos all night from an exclusive portal as an additional benefit, but normal data tariff will be charged. Continue reading “Aircel launches Combo 123 pack with night calling and data”

Airtel to acquire Aircel’s 4G spectrum in 8 circles for Rs. 3500 crore

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Bharti Airtel has announced that the company and its subsidiary, Bharti Hexacom have entered into definitive agreements with Aircel and its subsidiaries, Dishnet Wireless to acquire rights to use 20 MHz of 2300 Band 4G spectrum for eight circles – Tamil Nadu (including Chennai), Bihar, Jammu & Kashmir, West Bengal, Assam, North East, Andhra Pradesh and Orissa for an aggregate consideration of Rs. 3,500 crore.

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Aircel launches unlimited on-net STD calling pack at Rs. 194 for Republic Day

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Aircel has launched a new unlimited STD on-net (Aircel to Aircel) voice calling pack for its customers across India. It is priced at Rs. 194 and is available for both new and existing pre-paid customers, but the validity varies across circles. “The pack will enable customers in India to stay connected with their friends and family at most affordable STD calling,” said the company. Continue reading “Aircel launches unlimited on-net STD calling pack at Rs. 194 for Republic Day”

Aircel launches unlimited 2G/3G data packs starting from Rs. 9

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Aircel has launched new unlimited data packs ranging from Rs.9 to Rs.399 for all its customers. It hopes to encourage its existing and potential customers to stay connected online with Aircel. The Rs. 9 pack that offers 100MB of 2G / 3G data can be activated via USSD and offers 100MB of data with validity of 1 day. Continue reading “Aircel launches unlimited 2G/3G data packs starting from Rs. 9”

Aircel launches unlimited 3G Data pack in Jammu & Kashmir at Rs. 9 per day

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Aircel announced a new first-of-its-kind Free Basic Internet offer for its customers last month. Today it launched it in Jammu & Kashmir. All new prepaid customers in J&K can now browse and actively use their favorite applications such as Whatsapp, Facebook, Twitter at Rs. 144, which offers unlimited data with a speed of 64Kbps and 90 days validity. The offer is aimed at fuelling mobile internet adoption in J&K, keeping in view that a considerable population of mobile phone users is still offline, said the company.

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Aircel launches new roaming pack with free local and STD calling minutes, 100MB data starting at Rs. 35

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Aircel has launched new roaming pack Apno Ke Saath for the festive season. The new pack offers 100-167 minutes of free incoming and outgoing local and STD calls on roaming, depending on the circle and also offers additional benefit of free 100MB 2G or 3G data. Priced between Rs.35 and Rs. 51 depending on the circle, the pack is available in nine circles – Andhra Pradesh, Chennai, Delhi, Karnataka, Mumbai, Maharashtra, Orissa, Rajasthan and Tamil Nadu in India and comes with a validity of 30 days. Continue reading “Aircel launches new roaming pack with free local and STD calling minutes, 100MB data starting at Rs. 35”

Aircel to roll out 13000 2G, 3G and 4G sites across India by December 2015

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Aircel today announced that it will be adding 13000 2G, 3G and 4G sites across India by December 2015. Out of the 13000 sites, 5300 sites are 2G and the remaining 7700 are 3G and 4G sites combined, said the company. This is aimed at offering better customer experience, uninterrupted services and enhanced data speeds. Continue reading “Aircel to roll out 13000 2G, 3G and 4G sites across India by December 2015”

Aircel offers free voice calling minutes with data recharge

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Aircel has announced a new offer that lets customers buying 1GB data pack enjoy free voice calling minutes (local + national). This offer is available for Aircel customers across the country. The product has been especially designed keeping in view the dramatic increase of mobile data users in India, for whom data usage is as much a part of their daily lives as is voice calling, said the company. Continue reading “Aircel offers free voice calling minutes with data recharge”

Aircel launches ‘Five States, One Rate’ offer with free roaming in South

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Aircel has launched a new Five States, One Rate offer that lets customers in South enjoy free incoming calls and 1p/s for all outgoing ( local and STD) calls when roaming in Aircel network in five states – Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and Kerala. It will be useful for Aircel customers in the south, travelling between these states. Continue reading “Aircel launches ‘Five States, One Rate’ offer with free roaming in South”

Aircel cuts National Roaming rates by up to 75%

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After Airtel, Vodafone, Reliance Communications (RCOM) and Videocon Telecom, Aircel today announced that it has reduced National Roaming tariff by up to 75% and the call rates by 40%. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) reduced ceiling tariffs for national roaming calls and SMS last month. There is no change in the new rates compared to TRAI’s proposed guidelines. Continue reading “Aircel cuts National Roaming rates by up to 75%”

Aircel launches My First Internet service

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Aircel has launched My First Internet service that would let you choose the best internet plan. This can be accessed using the USSD code *121*0#. This lets you identify a host of other things one can do or access using Aircel internet, including high-rated free applications for smartphones and also helps customers save internet settings. Continue reading “Aircel launches My First Internet service”

“Aircel 1+3 Offer” announced for IPL S8, new contest for Chennai Super Kings fans launched

Aircel has announced a new product offering for the upcoming season of the IPL.  Under the “Aircel 1+3 Offer”, pre-paid Aircel customers will get a full talktime, Airtel minutes, data usage and more.

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