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Weekly Digest (17th July-24th July 2009)

Date: 17th to 24th July 2009
Segments: Editors Picks, Earnings, Your Picks, Events, Lists

Agenda For The Week
A number of earnings announcements expected this week:
27th: TTML, HT Media ; 29th: Sify; 30th: Motorola, UTV; 31st: RCOM, OnMobile, Deccan Chronicle, Unitech, MTNL

We’re still awaiting updates from Geodesic Ltd, IOL Netcom, Northgate Tech, Saregama and Tanla Solutions. A little headsup would be nice.

First At MediaNama
— Facebook Inks Mobile Deal In India With SMS Gupshup
— The New Yahoo Homepage Goes Live In India; Indian Add-ons?

Editors Picks
My picks this week focus on trends in the Internet business, both global and local, evident from earnings conference calls. Look for online advertising trends in our coverage of the Yahoo and Rediff earnings call, and the classifieds businesses from the Info Edge earnings call. In the coming week, we’ll look to highlight some mobile trends.

— “We Are Internet King-makers” Says Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz
— Naukri Expects A Tough Q2
— Rediff.com Expects Single Digit Revenue Hit On Account Of Redesign


— Q1-10: Vodafone India Reports 23% Increase In Revenue; ARPU Down
— Q1-10: Zee News Net Profit Rises 33.8%; Ad Contribution Rises; 24 Ghanta Suffers Loss
— Q1-10: Idea Cellular PAT Up To Rs. 3075M; Churn Up, ARPU & MoU Down
— Q1-10: Naukri Net Profit Up At Rs. 133.04 M; Sales Down At Rs. 529.03M
— Q1-10: Airtel Net Profit Up At Rs 25,167M; APRU Slide Continues

— Q1-10: NDTV Reports Rs. 834.1M Consolidated Loss; Revenues Up, Costs Down
— Q1-10: CyberMedia Net Loss Reduces 56.7%; EBITDA Up But Still Negative
— Q1-10: Spice Communications Net Loss Soars To Rs. 349.1M; Revenues Rise 3%
— Q1-10: Rediff Reports Q1 Net Loss Of $1.43M; 11 Pc Sequential Growth In Revenues

— Q1-10: ZEEL Ad Revenues Fall 13%; Strategic Refocus On Subscriptions
— Q1-10: Network18 Net Loss Rises 40%; HomeShop18 Commissions Triple
— Q2-09: Yahoo Reports $141M Net Profit; Revenue Down YoY & Sequentially
— Q2-09 Call: Unitech Wireless Plans 5 Circle Launch In Q4; Competition, Timing, Free Minutes


— Special Conditions Take The Magic Out Of MTNLs 3G Franchisee Tender
— ItzCash Card Raises Rs. 500M In Round 2 Funding From Lightspeed, Matrix & Intel Capital; To Add More Cards & Scale Up
— FIPB Roundup: Unitech Wireless Deferred Again; Verdant, UTV, ZEEL, Dish TV, BenQ
— Microsoft India’s Free Trial Of Online Services For SMBs; No ERP
— BSNL FY09 Profit Down 30 Times, Restructuring Plans, 3G Tender, WiMAX

— On Airtel Net PC: Application Marketplace, Remote Connectivity, Target Maket
Roundup: Web18, BCCL, Airtel & Harry Potter, Ixigo, Hungama, Sun Direct, Rediff, MNP, DNC, RCOM
Roundup: ByCell; 3G Auction; Unitech Wireless; Telcos Audit; Sistema Shyam; Dish TV
Annual Report: Naukri Says FY09 Was Worst In History; Jeevansathi Sales At Rs. 170M, 99Acres At Rs. 139M
Roundup: UTV; Rural Teledensity; VDopia; Verismo; Wifi On Trains; Canaan Partners; NovelRace


– Circlewise List Of Telecom Operators
– Short Code Services in India
– Statewise Broadband Subscribers
– Digital Payment Companies in India

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