Trai paper to explore better fibre network capacity in 5G
The government, as part of its recently unveiled national telecom policy, aims to establish a NFA to expand and speed up fibre deployments.
Vodafone's annual loss at 7.6 bn euros, cites loss on disposal of Indian assets post merger
Vodafone had posted profit of about 2.78 billion ...
5G: Trai to consult industry to boost fiberisation
“We are preparing a consultation paper on how to enhance fiberisation to help implementati...
Reliance Jio crosses 300 million customers mark
Jio crossed 300 million customer mark in March, Airtel crossed the landmark in 19th year of its operations.
Ensure Bharti Airtel-driven connectivity program's timely implementation: Telecom body
“The government should ensure that the ongoing initiative (Northeast-II) should be completed at a similar pace at which it was awarded to Bharti Airtel,” Tema Chairman NK Goyal told ETT.
Mega fund raising in telecom shows promoters' seriousness despite structural issues: COAI
The industry has taken a responsible call to infuse fresh funds in "some very adverse circumstances", COAI Director General Rajan S Mathews noted.
Trai seeks feedback on expediting M&As
On request of the telecom dept, regulator’s consultation paper seeks inputs on reforms to reduce delays in mergers
Normalcy in mobile coverage to return to Odisha by the middle of this week: Telecos
Mobile services though, are nearly normal in Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal, where network damage caused by the cyclone was not as extensive.
Bharti Airtel's Rs 25,000 crore rights issue opens on May 3
The Sunil Mittal-led firm has set April 24 as the record date for the issue.
Cyclone Fani: Telecom department reviews network services of telcos
The restoration work has already started in Puri and Bhubaneswar (in Odisha), which suffered extensive network damage.
Bharti, Voda in talks with KKR for stake sale in tower venture
Telcos may reduce stakes to 13% each in entity after Bharti Infratel’s merger with Indus Towers.
Department of Telecom to soon settle merger/transfer of licences in M&As
For Vodafone Idea merger, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular paid DoT a sum of Rs 7,268 crore in July 2018 that was sought as a key condition for approving their merger.
Trai to seek more details on Airtel’s segmented offers
Trai will summon executives of rival telcos VIL and Jio while examining details of their segmented offers, the official said.
Airtel may have become No 1. by revenue market share: Analysts
Vodafone Idea likely to have slipped to third slot in Q4 with Jio closing in on Bharti.
Airtel sends limited details to Trai on segmented offers
Airtel didn't share names and addresses that Trai had wanted — a move that may spark a fresh conflict.
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