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TRAI extends deadline for views on floor rates
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has extended timeline for receiving comments over its consultation paper which seeks views on fixing a floor price for voice and data services on telecom networks. The deadline for filing comments and counter comments has been extended till February 28 and March 13, respectively.
5G: India will no longer be behind technology curve, says Trai Chief
“There are less than a third of mobile towers connected to fibre backhaul when compared to China that has more than 80% connected,” Sharma said. He added that the telecom sector should be treated as ‘strategic’ to serve citizens and that issues such as the Right-of-Way (RoW) should be set right.
Bombay High Court to hear broadcasters’ case against Trai today
Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF), Star and Disney India, Zee Entertainment Enterprises, Sony Pictures Networks India, and TV18 and Viacom18 have called the NTO “arbitrary and unreasonable” in their pleas.
Jio widens its subscriber base, Vodafone Idea falls further: Trai
Among the three access service providers, Reliance Jio added the highest number of 5.6 million wireless subscribers, while Bharti Airtel saw a nominal net addition of 1.6 million, according to subscriber data for November 2019 released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Thursday.
Telcos should run media campaigns to check pesky calls, messages: Trai
Telcos, it said, would also “need to share details with mobile users of the relevant web portal/apps created” in their upcoming media campaign on ways to rein in pesky calls and text messages.
Two-player telecom market would be too risky in India: Trai officials
A two-private player duopoly in the telecom market would be too risky in India, especially for the consumers, senior officials at the sectoral watchdog said.
New broadcasting framework for consumer protection: Trai
"The new framework is consumer-friendly and addresses the issues of stakeholders. We have provided the freedom to broadcasters and they are free to price. We have only reduced the bouquet cap to Rs 12," Trai chairman Ram Sewak Sharma said. The new regime was unveiled in Dec 2018, and the regulator has issued amendments on Jan 1, this year.
TV broadcasters move HC against TRAI's new tariff order
The TRAI had in December 2019 issued new tariff rules by which prices of the Network Capacity Fee (NCF) were lowered, benefiting consumers.
TRAI deferring zero-IUC regime to hit Voda Idea & Airtel, benefit Jio: Analysts
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio now stands to pocket as much as Rs 1,600 crore in interconnect fees from the two older carriers over the next one year, having become a net IUC recipient in the October-December period, analysts said.
Television broadcasters to move court against TRAI
TRAI issued the amendments to its tariff order - which take effect on March 1 on Jan 1. It limited the discounting on TV channels bouquets to 33%, while also reducing the maximum retail price (MRP) of channels in those bouquets to Rs 12 from Rs 19.
VMware continues to see India as a strategic market: VMWare COO
Cloud computing and virtualization software company, VMWare had made a $2 billion investment in its Indian arm in 2018, which employs close to 6000 people. On the recent consultation paper on cloud services introduced by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, it was proposed that cloud-focussed companies would become members of a cloud industry body.
Trai's latest tariff order to jeopardise content creation, hit growth: Broadcasters
Television broadcasters united against TRAI's recent order capping prices for channels saying that will affect the content creation and impact jobs. The broadcasters got together under the aegis of the Indian Broadcasting Foundation (IBF) to oppose the move in a rare press conference here which had top executives from all the leading networks speaking out.
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