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FM Nirmala Sitharaman Announces Rs 19,000 crore Additional Outlay for BharatNet

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When all the gram panchayats have been connected by the dedicated optical fibre network, last-mile connectivity to all villages will be provided by the commercial telecom operators. June 29, 2021 With the aim to provide a boost to the Digital India initiative, Finance Minister Smt Nirmala Sitharaman has announced more......
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TSSC Partners with CSC to Train 1 Lakh Rural Youth for Maintenance of BharatNet

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The training will be conducted through CSC Academy and will focus on providing VLEs as well as rural youth with knowledge about optical fiber applications, splicing of optical fiber, installation of optical fiber cables, along with entrepreneurship and soft skills training. June 22, 2021 Telecom Sector Skill Council (TSSC) has......
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CSC partners with Sterlite Technologies to train 1 lakh VLEs

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Village Level Entrepreneurs (VLEs) will be provided with the training content by STL in a self-paced mode and through live classes. The training will include hands-on components through trainers at sites where CSC is providing Internet connectivity through BharatNet. January 19, 2021 The Common Services Centers (CSC) has partnered with......
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Sterlite Technologies Launches an Industry First ‘Digital Inclusion’ Solution – STL Garv

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In the past twenty five years, India has brought the first half of its population online and in the coming ten years, we will connect the second half. But, to unlock rural growth, we must supplement this connectivity with powerful rural digital applications which actually transform rural lives for the......
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BharatNet Initiative Will Put India Among the Top Nations in Fixed Broadband – Mukesh Ambani

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The virtual summit organized in association with NITI Aayog, is part of the government’s continuing support to tech entrepreneurs and startups by providing exposure, recognition, and guidance. It also witnessed a discussion on the importance of AI and the ways it could be used in key sectors like healthcare, agriculture,......
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Sterlite Technologies Awarded T-Fiber Project in Telangana

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The multi-year deal worth about Rs. 1,800 crore requires STL to design, build and manage a rural broadband network across 3,000 gram panchayats in Telangana. January 2, 2020 Sterlite Technologies was recently awarded the mandate to create a high speed rural broadband network from Telangana Fiber Grid Corporation Ltd. (T-Fiber).......
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Gujarat Plans First Digital Village By 2021

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The move is expected to benefit as many as 3.5 crore rural inhabitants across more than 18,000 villages in the western Indian state. February 11, 2020 Gujarat is expected to become the first Indian state to develop full-fledged Digital Village in 2021, offering an array of government-to-citizen (G2C) services to......

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Specialty Steelmaker Usha Martin to Sell Wire Rope Business February 11, 2017 A leading manufacturer of wire rope and specialty steel in the country, Usha Martin makes wire rope in India, UK, Thailand, Dubai and Bangkok. The Kolkata-based firm had reported a consolidated net loss of Rs.109.2 Crore in the......
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Sterlite Technologies Targets to Double Its Orders Book

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Based on global growth potential in optical fiber communication, the company projects a very strong visibility of orders worth Rs 6,000 to Rs 7,000 Crore. December 29, 2016 A part of mining group Vedanta Resources, Sterlite Technologies, expects to almost double its order book in a year backed by the......
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Aksh Optifibre: On an OFC Capacity Expansion Drive

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Besides being ready to acquire a 100 percent stake in Unitape Mandovi Composites Private Limited, an FRP rods manufacturer, Aksh also has earmarked a capex of Rs. 950 million to enhance its optic fibre production capacity by 100 percent, OFC by 50 per cent and FRP by 200 percent. While......