India: Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio looking to partner local cable firms in broadband push

India: Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio looking to partner local cable firms in broadband push

Mukesh Ambani, Chairman and Managing Director, Reliance Industries

Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd, which is scheduled to launch fourth-generation (4G) telecom services along with a broadband business later this financial year, is looking to partner with, or acquire, local cable operators to get last-mile connectivity for its broadband services.

Under the broadband, or so-called fibre-to-the-home business, Reliance Jio plans to provide services such as fixed (or landline) telephony, Wi-Fi connectivity, television channels, video on-demand, and video.

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