Friday, February 22, 2019
Telcos' revenue dip 8.6 per cent to Rs 2.55 lakh crore; govt collections from licence fee plunges
The adjusted gross revenue (AGR) earned by service providers from sale of telecom services, declined by 18.87 per cent to Rs 1.6 lakh crore at the end of 2017 from Rs 1.98 lakh crore at the end of 2016, as per data published by Trai.
10 months ago
Telecom sector, facing lower profits, to cut 90,000 more jobs in 6-9 months: Report
A report about the telecom sector indicated that the industry could continue to cut down on jobs this year, after losing over 40,000 employees last year.
1 year ago
Telcos want interconnect usage charges doubled, Jio opposes
The demand by the incumbents was reiterated at a meeting held by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai), which is in the process of reviewing the IUC charges
2 years ago
DoT issues guidelines: Telcos can now start spectrum trading
The spectrum trading notification said that all access spectrum bands earmarked for access services by the licensor (DoT) will be treated as tradable spectrum bands.
3 years ago
Over the top
Charging extra for VoIP violates Net neutrality and opens the door to internet censorship.
4 years ago
Large telcos' profit growth to double in 2 years : Crisil
Operating profits of Airtel,Vodafone,Idea,RCom will increase 20% over the next two years.
5 years ago
Need flat spectrum usage charge for strong bids in auction: Telcos
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has recommended a flat 3 per cent rate.
5 years ago
'Take action against telcos failing to provide location' on a real time basis
In 2011,government had made it mandatory for the telecom service providers.
6 years ago
TDSAT restrains DoT from banning 3G roaming pacts of telcos
Telecom Ministry had issued notices to telecom firms asking them to stop ICR for 3G services.
7 years ago
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