Dow Jones, in association with Bharti Airtel, introduced The Wall Street Journal India Mobile application in India for the first time. This application will enable the users to access the latest international and Indian financial and business news from The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires. The Airtel mobile customers can use the application free of charge by downloading it.
The Wall Street Journal India Mobile application is simpatico with most of the Blackberry and Nokia Smartphones; the same will be extended to other handsets as well.
"Airtel has always led the pack in providing innovative mobile content to the customers asserting the international standards. Our latest offering will let the customers access financial news and information on their handsets," says Raghunath Mandava, chief marketing officer, mobile services, Bharti Airtel.
The application will allow the customers to get real time updates with the latest headlines, market commentary and analysis, data on equity, mutual fund, IPO and commodity markets and a portfolio tracker, allowing users to monitor their personal investments.
In addition, it will also give access to international news, technology trends, lifestyle features, blogs and multimedia content from The Wall Street Journal, including an exclusive tie up with Naukri.com for premium job seekers and hotel deals from Yatra.com.