DEPARTMENT OF TELECOM
Share market update: Telecom shares mixed; Vodafone Idea jumps 5%
The S&P BSE Telecom index was trading 0.13 per cent down at 1101.64 .
Bharti Airtel world’s 3rd best telecom stock in 2019
Airtel’s $3b fundraisings and improved free cash could mitigate the risk of AGR payments...
Uday Shankar hopes telecom tariff hike not to roil data intake
Beginning this month, the three private telcos hiked tariffs for prepaid custo...
Share market update: Telecom shares fall; RCom slumps 5%
The S&P BSE Telecom index was trading 0.17 per cent down at 1104.54 .
Govt okays Rs 5,300 cr fund infusion into IIFCL in FY20
Another Rs 10,000 crore will be infused in 2020-21.
Trai seeks industry's views on unbundled licensing regime in telecom
The move came after the Telecom Department sought the regulator''s recommendation on the issue.
Now, number porting in service area in 3 days
“Trai has revised the mobile number portability (MNP) process... UPC will be generated only when the subscriber is eligible to port out his mobile number," Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) said in its public notice issued on Tuesday. The revised MNP process will be implemented from December 16.
Infosys wins a five-year contract from Telenet
The Belgian telecom company has selected Infosys to drive simplification of its existing landscape, build new digital and data capabilities, extract relevant insights from data and leverage existing talent more effectively, said the Indian tech services major in a press release.
SC to consider appointing its ex-judge to inquire into encounter of rape-murder accused in Hyderabad
"We are conscious of the fact that the Telangana High Court had taken note of it," a bench headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) S A Bobde said, adding that the top court only wants that a Delhi-based former apex court judge should hold inquiry into the case. "We propose to appoint a former Supreme Court judge to inquire into it," said the bench.
US Army will fund rare earths plant for weapons development
The Army division overseeing munitions last month asked miners for proposals on the cost of a pilot plant to produce so-called heavy rare earth. The move would mark the first financial investment by the U.S. military into commercial-scale rare earths production since World War Two's Manhattan Project built the first atomic bomb.
European shares edge higher ahead of UK election
The pan-European STOXX 600 index was up 0.1 per cent at 0805 GMT.
Telecom stocks are buzzing again. Should you invest?
While markets are cheering the tariff hike, there is need for caution. Seth says the entire conversion of tariff hikes into net realisation can be a risk to companies as the quantum of increase is steep.
Don’t delay AGR dues, clear doubts by December 13, government warns telecom companies
Govt puts the total dues at Rs 1.47 lakh crore. Industry thinks it could go up to Rs 2.28 lakh crore.
Vodafone Idea jumps 5% on reports of fundraising plan
Voda Idea was in talks to sell its optic fibre business to Brookfield Asset Management.
Share market update: Telecom shares mixed; RCom slumps 5%
The S&P BSE Telecom index was trading 0.34 per cent up at 1111.96 .
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