Nov 19, 2014 at 13:34 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Spectrum auction for mobile services is expected to start from February 23, a few days later than suggested by a ministerial group, according to official sources.
Nov 14, 2014 at 19:08 | Source: PTI
Vodafone had contended in its plea that DoT instead of signing and executing the ULs had at the last moment informed them that their request for deletion of "restrictive" clauses in licence pertaining to roaming cannot be accepted.
Nov 11, 2014 at 13:30 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Sanjay Chawla, Director Research at JM Financial has a buy call on Bharti but finds idea more attractive. He says Bharti's progress rate is dragged down by its Africa operations and observes that the company's minute growth is lower than the industry average.
Nov 07, 2014 at 17:53 | Source: CNBC-TV18
It may be recalled that for the upcoming auctions, scheduled to begin February next year, the availability of spectrum is the most contentious issue.
Nov 05, 2014 at 14:49 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
DoT is yet to give clearance to the deal as it estimates that Loop Mobile and its sister concern Loop Telecom owe about Rs 808 crore in spectrum and other charges to the government.
Nov 05, 2014 at 14:33 | Source: PTI
"Loop Mobile and Bharti applied to DoT for approval of the business transfer in March 2014. The approval for the transaction is still awaited from the relevant authorities as a result of which Bharti Airtel has withdrawn from the proposed transaction causing huge loss to the company," Loop Mobile spokesperson said.
Oct 21, 2014 at 19:02 | Source: PTI
"TRAI will not be in a position to go ahead with the consultation process in the absence of full information with regard to total availability of the spectrum in the 2100 MHz band (3G). Therefore, DoT is requested to indicate the decision regarding the above at the earliest," TRAI said in a letter to DoT.
Oct 15, 2014 at 13:32 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The focus is on making spectrum available and the recommended action plan is to ensure contiguity of spectrum, TRAI Chairman Rahul Khullar said. He further added that telecom players should be allowed swap spectrum holding.
Oct 10, 2014 at 12:39 | Source: CNBC-TV18
TDSAT quashed a cumulative penalty worth Rs 1,200 crore imposed by DoT on the three telecom operators for violating a licence agreement. However, DoT continues to maintain that such pacts violate the licence agreement.
Oct 09, 2014 at 19:15 | Source: PTI
The ministry has written to the Department of Telecom (DoT) sharing its view on accepting Aadhaar as valid proof of address for e-KYC (Know Your Customers) programme.