Aug 22, 2014 at 09:57 | Source: PTI
The expansion has resulted in coverage of over 380 towns and 43,500 villages in the region which has a massive subscriber base of 61 million mobile phone users, BL Venkateshwar, CEO of Indus Towers (Maharashtra and Goa Circle), told reporters here.
Aug 06, 2014 at 22:22 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
ITI has informed that the President of India is pleased to appoint Shri R.K.Mishra, DDG (SU), Dept. of Telecommunications as Government Director on the Board of the Company with effect from July 25, 2014 in place of Shri N.K.Joshi, DDG(SU), DoT since transferred to Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL).
Aug 05, 2014 at 13:50 | Source: PTI
Fortune's maiden 'Big Data All-Stars' lists the 20 extraordinary people who are "the best at connecting the dots and digging deep.
Aug 03, 2014 at 19:27 | Source: PTI
As per data provided by the Department of Telecom (DoT) to CAG, RCom has maximum outstanding due of Rs 594.76 crore, followed by Airtel Rs 502.8 crore, Aircel Rs 402.31 crore, BSNL Rs 269.42 crore, Vodafone Rs 203.04 crore, Idea Cellular Rs 74.15 crore and Tata Teleservices (TTSL) Rs 70.47 crore.
Jul 21, 2014 at 17:03 | Source: PTI
"All access spectrum i.e. spectrum in the bands of 800/900/1800/2100/ 2300/2500 MHz will be sharable provided that both the licensees are having spectrum in the same band," Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) said in its recommendation on Guidelines on Spectrum Sharing.
Jul 20, 2014 at 18:43 | Source: PTI
At present, telecom operators are allowed to share passive infrastructure like mobile towers but not active infrastructure like spectrum.
Jul 10, 2014 at 21:16 | Source: Reuters
The government expects to raise Rs 454.71 billion (USD 7.59 billion) from the telecoms sector in fees, including proceeds from airwave auctions, during the current fiscal year, the government said in its Budget presentation on Thursday.
Jul 08, 2014 at 22:04 | Source: PTI
Earlier in October, 2011, the DoT had imposed Rs 50 crore fine on Airtel. Later in 2012, telecom tribunal TDSAT quashed the penalty saying that Airtel was not issued any show cause notice and hence the order did not comply with principles of natural justice.
Jul 01, 2014 at 22:26 | Source: PTI
BSNL has issued advance purchase order of about Rs 2,110 crore to state-run manufacturing unit ITI, Rs 2,442 crore to Larsen & Toubro, Rs 1,448 crore to Telecommunications Consultants India Ltd, Rs 1,036 crore to Vindhya Telelinks and of about Rs 1,640 crore to Sterlite Technologies.
Jul 01, 2014 at 22:00 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Revitalising the operations of state-run BSNL and MTNL, which have been making losses for eight consecutive years, is a priority area for the new government. However, telecom minister Prasad has made it clear that no bailout package will be provided.