Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa. The company offers mobile voice & data services, fixed line, high speed broadband, IPTV, DTH, turnkey telecom solutions for enterprises and national & international long distance services to carriers.Bharti airtel has over 202 million customers across its operations at the end of November 2010.
The Bharti Airtel have announced the hike in tariffs via Mobile Office access point from 30p/50 KB to 30p/20 KB with effect from Jan 5,2011 as a new year treat . Before Airtel Live WAP Portal is free of charge to browse is chargeable with effect from December 28, 2010 will be charged of 30p/20 KB.
While as the basic packages will be as of the same like Rs.98 GPRS Pack for 2GB etc… This hike states that cheaper tariff cannot be expected from Airtel for its upcoming 3G Services. The Company is expected to launch its 3G Services by the end of 2010 or else by Quarter 1 of 2011.
Now the customers need to pay Rs.15/MB while browsing through mobile office APN compared to the previous tariff value of Rs.6/MB. And also customers will be charged Rs.15/MB if browsed through Airtel Live WAP Portal which was free before with effect from December 28,2010.