Digital payments company Oxigen Services will launch telecom services as a Virtual Network Operator (VNO) by the end of 2016, reports PTI. The report mentions that Oxigen is currently in talks with state-run telco BSNL and some other telecom network operators. Oxigen will be focusing on data services to begin with and will initially launch the services in the North East and Central India, before expanding to other circles. They will look to provide value added services, bundling financial products and e-commerce as part of the service, to leverage Oxigen Wallet. Apparently, they are in talks with companies outside India with VNO business expertise, as well as help Oxigen set up its network. The Department of Telecommunication (DoT) has just issued guidelines on the Virtual Network Operator policy. A little over two months back, the DoT had approved the entry of VNOs in India under…
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