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Expect three more quarters of losses for telecom industry: COAI chief Mathews

October 14, 2018 12:42 pm

Stating that the high incidence of levies, compounded by upfront payment for radio-waves have added to the operators' woes, COAI secretary Rajan Mathews noted that 2018-19 will certainly be a "tough year" in terms of financial performance of the industry.

China said to explore mobile-phone carriers mega-merger to pace up 5G development

September 04, 2018 3:59 pm

At stake is the ability to shape and control 5G, the high-speed wireless technology billed as the key to revolutionizing how we use everything from home appliances to cars.

Telecom Commission approves norms for network testing; caps trials at 180 days

September 01, 2018 7:52 pm

The issue of dos and dont's for network testing had stirred up a storm in the industry after Reliance Jio amassed over 1.5 million users during its test phase that preceded the commercial launch of services in September 2016.

Telecom subscriber base again crosses 1.2 billion mark in March

May 24, 2018 6:44 pm

Indian Telecom subscriber base has again crossed the 1.2 billion mark, thanks to the addition of over 26 million customers in March.

TRAI asks telcos for all-India tariff data to expand plan-comparison portal

May 16, 2018 4:09 pm

Telecom operators have been asked by TRAI to include more plans across operating circles into the recently-launched tariff portal.

Telecom sector revenue dips 8%, licence fee by 16% in Oct-Dec: TRAI report

March 28, 2018 3:28 pm

A TRAI report shows that revenue of telecom service providers fell by 8.1 per cent year-on-year, while the government collected 16 per cent lesser revenue during the December 2017 quarter.

TRAI issues interconnectivity rules; fixes 30-day deadline for inking pacts

January 02, 2018 2:03 pm

A new report published by TRAI is considering the issue of network interconnectivity, so as to allow fair play in signal coverage among telecom operators.

Non-telecom revenue: Govt allowed to bill telcos

April 24, 2015 3:50 am

The issue is unlikely to end here as operators are likely to challenge it before the Supreme Court.

Blow for telecom players as just 5 MHz of 3G in auction

January 06, 2015 1:21 am

The 15 MHz of spectrum that the defence ministry had agreed to swap with the telecom ministry in the 2,100 MHz frequency band will be auctioned later.

Windows Phone OS posts largest growth in quarter

August 16, 2013 5:28 pm

Windows Phone OS shipments globally rose by 77.6% to 8.7 mn units in April-June 2013.


Telecom Minister lauds mobile companies for spreading mobile technology

January 10, 2016 1:22 pm

Mumbai, Jan 10 (ANI): Union Minister for Information Technology and Telecommunications Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday appreciated the mobile companies for spreading mobile technology in the entire country. He said the responsibilities of the mobile operators do not end there; their main responsibility is to provide good service and for this the government is ready to take any strict actions. He further stated that if mobile operators can provide mobile services to villages, they should also provide better services as it is their responsibility.