New Delhi: After Reliance Jio, Idea cellular, Bharti Airtel and other Indian telecom companies, now China's company Alibaba UCWeb is planning to give free internet in India. Reportedly the company is in talks with telecom operators and Wi-Fi providers.
Few days back, Facebook also declared of giving away free internet, but due to Net Neutrality in India the plan could not get permission. Alibaba is now looking for a partner. However, the group has recently announced that in coming 2 years it is going to invest 2 billion in India and Indonesia.
Company's plan is geographical and according to them they will focus on the states which suffer lack of connectivity in India. company is also planning of hiring 30 thousand bloggers and content developers.
This e-commerce company of China promises to provide better connectivity at lower cost data with the help of serice providers and Wi-Fi providers.