SPECTRUM USAGE CHARGE
Ericsson stresses early bird 5G advantage
India Insights Asia-Pac CTO urges India to expedite commercial trials to help build user cases.
Huawei MediaPad M5 Lite with M-Pen comes to India at Rs 21,990
The tablet is backed by a 7,500mAh battery and comes company's QuickCharge tec...
Supreme Court blames Jio for RCom spectrum sale failure
Meetings between the three parties did not break the stalemate and RCom in many court...
DoT okays merger of Tata Tele consumer mobility business with Airtel
The closure of the deal will help Airtel absorb the Tata telco’s consumer mobile operations in 19 circles.
Waive penalty, interest dues of Vodafone Idea: CEO Nick Read
Telco wants to pay AGR principal over 10 years with a 2-year moratorium, says Vodafone Group CEO.
Vodafone Idea outlook still critical, says Vodafone Group
Vodafone Group Plc. said that the outlook for its India telecom JV - Vodafone Idea - "remains critical".
SC dismisses DoT's plea on RCom spectrum case
The SC's verdict comes on the back of a bitter war fought between RCom, Department of Telecommunications (DoT) and Jio.
Telcos may steer clear of Rcom spectrum to avoid clash with DoT
Telcos may steer clear of buying RCom’s airwaves – even if put to sale – to avoid clashes with the DoT.
PSUs owe telecom ministry Rs 2.65 lakh crore: MoS Sanjay Dhotre
Five PSUs owe DoT over 99% of the total demand raised. This includes a demand of Rs 1,72,655.73 crore from GAIL India, Rs 48,489.26 crore from Oil India, Rs 22,062.65 crore from Powergrid Corporation of India, Rs 15,019.97 crore from Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers and Chemicals and Rs 5,481.52 crore from Delhi Metro Rail Corporation of India.
Important for Voda Idea to survive for investments, jobs, reputation: Bharti Airtel CEO Gopal Vittal
It’s important India remains a three-player market as that’s good for investments, jobs & reputation, Vittal said.
No proposal before TRAI to amend interconnection usage charges
Sinha said the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) regularly assesses the tariff and IUC and an exercise on this was carried out a few months ago.
Telecom companies on edge after government's revenue estimate fails to add up
For a sector nervous over the coming AGR blow, Sitharaman's Budget has obfuscated matters even more.
Airtel, Voda-Idea users can get better 4G services as telcos refarm 2G/3G spectrum
ICICI Securities estimates Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea will have 28% and 33.1% more 4G carriers respectively than Jio after refarming their 2G/3G airwaves.
Costs making it difficult for EV to make a good value proposition: Maruti
India's top carmaker is grappling with the twin challenges of impassive customer & uncertain business model.
Government mulls replacing multiple charges imposed on telecom companies with a single levy
The cos say levies account for over a third of revenue and want them lowered, as recommended by the regulator, since they already pay market price for spectrum.
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