Jan 30, 2015 at 13:15 | Source: PTI
Government has issued details for auctioning 5 Mhz of 3G spectrum across 17 out of 22 service area at a pan-India base price of Rs 3,705 crore per megahertz.
Jan 15, 2015 at 22:31 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Today the regulator rejected the telecom department's proposal to set the base price higher by 43%. However, sources say the government may not cut the base price.
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 09, 2015 at 15:48 | Source: PTI
According to sources, the government is mulling to impose Swachch Bharat cess on various other sectors as well but the quantum has not been decided yet.
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.
Jan 06, 2015 at 20:36 | Source: PTI
The TRAI, using SBI PLR, worked out the indexed price of Rs 4,874.59 crore per megahertz. In 2010, the final 3G spectrum rate paid by telecom operators was Rs 3,349.87 crore per megahertz.
Jan 05, 2015 at 13:49 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The apex court is likely to hear petition next week.
Jan 04, 2015 at 14:57 | Source: PTI
Government is likely to finalise most of the modalities this week for conducting spectrum auction for various bands, which is scheduled for February 23.
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.