As India rolls out 5G slowly but steadily, the country went up 26 spots in rank globally for median mobile speeds, from 105th in November 2022 to 79th in the month that followed, a report showed on Friday.
Median mobile download speeds in India increased from 18.26 Mbps in November to 25.29 Mbps in December, according to network intelligence and connectivity insights provider Ookla.
However, India decreased one spot in rank globally for overall median fixed broadband speeds and is now at 81st position from 80th in November.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is set to auction its maiden sovereign green bonds (SGrBs) worth Rs 8,000 crore on Wednesday.
The Central government's new SGrB 2028 and SGrB 2033 are going to be auctioned.
These are part of the Rs 16,000 crore sovereign green bond auction that the RBI will conduct in the current fiscal.
The second round of green bonds auction will be conducted on February 9.
The central bank is auctioning two green bonds with tenures of five and 10 years, worth Rs 4,000 crore each.