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SOLiD and JJP Telecom Establish an Exclusive Sales and Business Development Agreement

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Plano, TX, Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — This press release corrects a prior version published September 21, 2020 and is updated to correct the spelling of JJP Telecom, Inc. The corrected press release reads:

SOLiD, the leader in indoor and outdoor cellular and public safety communications infrastructure, today announced an exclusive partnership with JJP Telecom, a manufacturer’s representative firm. JJP Telecom will perform sales and business development on behalf of SOLiD in the South East region.

The partnership combines JJP Telecom sales expertise with SOLiD’s exceptional solutions for 5G wireless communications. Through the partnership, JJP Telecom will represent SOLiD in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee, North Carolina and South Carolina.

“This is an exciting time for SOLiD in the Southeast, said Dave Culpepper, Territory Sales Manager, South East. Bringing

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SOLiD and JPP Telecom Establish an Exclusive Sales and Business Development Agreement

Press release content from Globe Newswire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

Plano, TX, Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SOLiD, the leader in indoor and outdoor cellular and public safety communications infrastructure, today announced an exclusive partnership with JPP Telecom, a manufacturer’s representative firm. JPP Telecom will perform sales and business development on behalf of SOLiD in the South East region. 

The partnership combines JPP Telecom sales expertise with SOLiD’s exceptional solutions for 5G wireless communications. Through the partnership, JPP Telecom will represent SOLiD in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee, North Carolina and South Carolina. 

“This is an exciting time for SOLiD in the Southeast, said Dave Culpepper, Territory Sales Manager, South East. Bringing on JJP Telecom Partners to represent SOLiD is a win/win for SOLiD and our customers. Joe Pisciotta and his team bring a wealth of market knowledge and

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Indian telecom giant Vodafone Idea rebrands as ‘Vi’

Vodafone Idea, one of the largest telecom operators in India, has rebranded as ‘Vi’ as it looks for a “fresh start” three years after the British telecom giant Vodafone Group’s India business and billionaire Kumar Mangalam Birla’s Idea Cellular merged in the country.

“As the integration of two businesses is now complete, it’s time for a fresh start. That’s why we believe that now is the perfect time to launch Vi, one company which provides the strength of Vodafone India and Idea,” Vodafone Group CEO Nick Read said at a virtual conference on Monday.

Vodafone Idea, once the largest telecom operator in the country with over 400 million subscribers, has lost more than 100 million subscribers in recent years to new comer Jio Platforms in recent years.

India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani’s telecom venture has become the largest telecom operator with nearly 400 million subscribers with its cut-rate mobile data

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Vodafone Idea rebrands in fight for India’s telecom market share

Adds CEO quote, details on tariff raise

NEW DELHI/BENGALURU, Sept 7 (Reuters)Vodafone Idea Ltd VODA.NS said on Monday it is rebranding itself as the debt-ridden telecoms carrier, which has been losing customers, looks to change its image three years after it announced the biggest merger in India’s telecoms market.

The loss-making carrier on Friday approved fundraising of up to 250 billion rupees at a time it owes roughly 500 billion rupees ($6.81 billion) in dues to the government. The dues, according to an Indian Supreme Court order, will have to be paid over a ten-year period.

Vodafone Idea, a joint venture between Britain’s Vodafone Group VOD.L and India’s Idea Cellular, said it will go by the brand name “Vi”.

“Vi’s focus will be to deliver … a superior network experience, better customer service and leading products and services,” Vodafone Group Chief Executive Officer Nick Read said.

On

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Vodafone Idea Rebrands Itself as ‘Vi’ to Make up For Lost Customers Amid Telecom Battle



a close up of a sign: Vodafone Idea


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New Delhi: Two years after its merger, debt-ridden telecom major Vodafone Idea on Monday announced a unified rebranding as ‘Vi’ to overcome the losses faced amid the AGR battle. With the new branding of Vodafone Idea marks the culmination of the largest telecom integration in the world and aims to bring back its lost customers by focusing on a digital-first environment. “Vodafone Idea came together as a merged entity two years ago. We have, since then focused on integrating two large networks, our people and processes. And today I am delighted to present Vi, a brand that will bring important meaning to lives of our customers,” said Vodafone Idea Ltd MD & CEO Ravinder Takkar, launching the brand. The brand integration sets the company on its future journey to offer world-class digital experiences to 1 billion Indians on the strong 4G
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Vodafone Idea plans to rebrand as ‘Vi’ as it prepares for telecom battle | Business

Sep 07, 2020, 03:18PM ISTSource: TOI.in

Vodafone Idea Ltd said on Monday it plans to rebrand itself as the debt-ridden telecoms carrier, which has been losing customers, looks to change its image three years after it announced the biggest merger in India’s telecoms market. The loss-making carrier on Friday approved fundraising of up to Rs 25,000 crore at a time it owes roughly Rs 50,000 crore ($6.81 billion) in dues to the government. The dues, according to the Supreme Court order, will have to be paid over a ten-year period. Vodafone Idea, a joint venture between Britain’s Vodafone and India’s Idea Cellular, said it will go by the brand name “Vi”. “This is an important next step to launch our new unified business under a new unified brand, Vi. Back in 2018, the combination of Vodafone India and Idea created the new champion for the government’s vision of Digital

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Business Live: Shares trade flat; Vodafone Idea to rebrand as Vi as it prepares for telecom battle

The benchmark stock indices are down marginally at the moment after opening the day on a flat note.

Vodafone-Idea Limited, whose stock has clocked substantial gains recently, has rebranded itself as Vi in an attempt to turn its fortunes.

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GDP numbers should alarm us all, says Raghuram Rajan

The 23.9% contraction in GDP growth numbers for the first quarter of FY 2020-21 “should alarm us all” and the government and its bureaucrats need to be “frightened out of their complacency” and into meaningful activity, former Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan said in a LinkedIn post.

With discretionary spending expected to stay low until the virus is contained, government-provided relief becomes all the more important, Mr. Rajan said, adding that the government’s reluctance to do more today to conserve resources for a possible future stimulus

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