Telecom main Reliance Jio Infocomm on Thursday reported a 65 p.c enhance in its standalone web revenue for the October-December 2018 interval.
Its standalone web revenue stood at Rs. 831 crores within the third quarter of the monetary 12 months 2018-19, in opposition to Rs. 504 crores reported in October-December 2017-18, the corporate mentioned in an announcement.
Reliance Jio’s working income in the course of the interval underneath evaluate stood at Rs. 10,383 crores, 50.9 p.c increased than the Rs. 6,879 crores earned in the course of the corresponding interval of the final monetary 12 months.
Its subscriber base as of December 31, 2018 was 280.01 million. Incomes per subscriber marginally moderated to Rs. 130 per 30 days from Rs. 131.7 beforehand.
“Jio has sustained its tempo of underlying subscriber additions with web addition in the course of the quarter of 27.9 million (as in opposition to earlier four-quarter common of 28.four million),” mentioned the assertion.
Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani mentioned RIL maintained strong progress momentum throughout retail and Jio platforms and “the share of client companies is steadily growing its contribution to the general profitability of the corporate”.
Additional, common knowledge consumption per person per 30 days was 10.8GB and common voice consumption was recorded at 794 minutes per person per 30 days. Video consumption drove a lot of the utilization, growing to 460 crore hours per 30 days, it mentioned.
The corporate mentioned final month it could hive off its tower and fibre property, a transfer that would assist promote or listing the property in future.
“We’re within the means of de-merging our tower and fibre enterprise and the top goal will likely be to have completely different set of buyers who would need to run these corporations,” mentioned V Srikanth, joint chief monetary officer.
“Which means that these property go off our steadiness sheets so the liabilities additionally go down,” he added.
Written with company inputs