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India's decision allowing 5G trials without Chinese companies a sovereign one: US

May 12, 2021 10:14 am

India's Department of Telecom last week approved applications of telecom companies Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and MTNL to conduct 5G trials but none of them will be using technologies of Chinese entities.

5G to roll out in India by early-2022; parliamentary panel pulls up DoT for delay

February 08, 2021 10:16 pm

The Standing Committee on Information Technology pulled up the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) for delay in the launch of 5G services when several countries have commercially rolled out the next-generation technology.

PHD Chamber of Commerce asks govt to defer 5G roll-out

January 10, 2020 12:21 am

The DCC, which is the top decision-making body in the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), also decided that the upcoming auctions would be held between March and April next year, and will also offer for auction airwaves for 5G telephony services.

DoT meets telcos, equipment makers to chalk out 5G road map; Huawei present too

January 01, 2020 1:57 am

DoT as well as company officials, however, declined to share other details from the meeting, which was chaired by Telecom Secretary Anshu Prakash.

DoT’s hope for 2020: Good bidding for 5G spectrum; telcos likely to disagree

December 29, 2019 6:19 pm

Bharti Airtel, with a net debt of Rs 1,082 billion, and Vodafone Idea with net debt of Rs 1,185 billion as on March 31, 2019, are unlikely to spend money for acquiring 5G spectrum.

DoT plans ‘millimeter’ spectrum sale, to seek TRAI view in January

December 27, 2019 4:28 am

This new spectrum under the 5G band called the ‘millimeter-wave bands’ is separate from the 8,300 MHz, which the government plans to auction between March and April.

Qualcomm's next-gen flagship Snapdragon 7nm processors will be 5G ready

August 24, 2018 4:15 pm

Qualcomm's next-gen flagship mobile platform will be based on the 7nm process node, which is compatible with Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem.

5G panel to DoT: ‘Address key regulatory matters by March 2019’

August 24, 2018 12:12 am

The panel also gave wide-ranging recommendations to drive India’s 5G adoption entailing areas like spectrum policy, regulatory policy, education and standards.

Airwaves Auction: Trai suggests lower reserve price across spectrum bands

August 02, 2018 2:32 am

For the premium 4G spectrum, Trai has reduced the reserve price by 43 per cent at Rs 6,568 crore per MHz.

India to have 780 million VoLTE subscribers by 2023: Ericsson report

June 12, 2018 4:27 pm

The June 2018 Edition of Ericsson's Mobility Report shows that India could be home to over 975 mobile subscribers by 2023, 780 million of whom are expected to have VoLTE connections.