Jan 21, 2015 at 13:18 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The government is all set to auction 23 blocks under schedule II mines (in production) category and another 23 in the schedule III blocks list (ready to produce) next month. Coal secretary Anil Swarup new coal mines may not impact Coal Indias prices.
Jan 19, 2015 at 17:43 | Source: PTI
The Commission, headed by Telecom Secretary Rakesh Garg, has considered sale of only 5 megahertz of 3G spectrum, while determining the price. This is only 25 per cent 20 Mhz recommended for auction by TRAI
Jan 19, 2015 at 15:14 | Source: PTI
All the 3G spectrum being put for auction and demand made by industry are to be freed by the Defence Ministry. The Ministry has agreed to free 5 Mhz of 3G spectrum as of now and 15 Mhz when the government will notify dedicated spectrum for defence forces as 'Defence Band and Defence Interest Zone'.
Jan 15, 2015 at 14:32 | Source: PTI
The regulator added that a split auction of 2100 MHz, used for 3G services, will "artificially increase the market price of 2100 Mz in February 2015 (auction) because of the severe supply constraint".
Jan 10, 2015 at 11:26 | Source: PTI
Eager to conduct simultaneous auction of 2G and 3G telecom airwaves, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is likely to approach the Cabinet by January 15 for pricing of 3G spectrum.
Jan 09, 2015 at 18:31 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The companies had sought that the spectrum allocated to them should not be put up for auctions. Their counsel submitted that the companies were ready to give a price fixed by the government for the spectrum or an auction-determined price but it should not be taken away from them.
Jan 08, 2015 at 20:00 | Source: PTI
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on December 31 had recommended this rate for 3G spectrum. This is about 19 percent lower compared to the price paid by service providers in the 2010 auction.
Dec 31, 2014 at 13:26 | Source: PTI
The Department of Telecom, however, is optimistic of getting 5 Mhz of 3G spectrum (2100 Mhz band) from the Defence Ministry.
Dec 31, 2014 at 12:32 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Trai has recommended that 2100 MHz should be auctioned with 800 and 900 MHz band and the 2100 MHz spectrum assigned to STeL be auctioned.
Dec 31, 2014 at 12:00 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has recommended that DoT should put additional 15 Mhz for auction, which has to be obtained in exchange of spectrum that is with the Defence services. The Department of Telecom, however, is optimistic of getting 5 Mhz of 3G spectrum (2100 Mhz band) from the Defence Ministry.