BSNL to urge Centre to allow MNP in North East
Jul 07, 2015 at 18:57 | Source:
Shillong: BSNL will pursue the telecom ministry to allow Mobile Number Portability (MNP) in the north eastern region, a senior company official today said."I'll try to ensure that the MNP service is extended to NE states. I'll raise this issue w...
Full MNP will empower people, improve services, says Prasad
Jul 03, 2015 at 22:54 | Source:
New Delhi: The full mobile number portability (MNP), which kicked off today, will "empower people", increase competition among telecom operators and improve services, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said.Full MNP will enable subscriber...
Trai issues draft rules for full mobile number portability
Jan 24, 2015 at 18:05 | Source:
New Delhi: Telecom regulator Trai has issued draft regulations to facilitate full mobile number portability which is set to start from 3 May.The full or nationwide mobile number portability (MNP) will allow consumers to change service provider in any...
Telecom subscriber base reaches 96.42 crore in November
Jan 07, 2015 at 20:45 | Source:
New Delhi: Telecom subscriber base in the country reach 96.42 crore in November with Idea Cellular leading the race in terms of new customer additions, as per the data released today by sector regulator TRAI."The number of telephone subscribers ...
Telecom Firms Asked to Implement Full Mobile Number Portability by May
Nov 07, 2014 at 22:00 | Source:
New Delhi: The government has asked telecom companies to implement full mobile number portability (MNP) by May 3, a move that will enable subscribers to retain their numbers when they shift to other states or licensed service areas. Currently, MNP ...
March date for mobile portability
Oct 16, 2014 at 03:17 | Source:
Calcutta Telegraph News
New Delhi, Oct. 15: Mobile phone users will soon be able to change their operators and retain their numbers even if they move to a different city. Mobile subscribers are now allowed to change operators while retaining their numbers within the same s...
Planning to buy RCom's iPhone 5? Here's how you can port your number
Nov 07, 2013 at 15:34 | Source:
For a technology geek and handset enthusiast, the best thing that happened this Diwali could be Reliance Communications' iPhone offer. And, if we go by the voices on the street, many are availing this offer. This means, if Reliance Communication is n...
Telephone subscriber base down 0.70% at 899.86 million in September
Nov 06, 2013 at 15:47 | Source:
The number of telephone subscribers in India declined from 906.18 million at the end of August 2013 to 899.86 million at the end of September 2013, a fall of 0.70 per cent, data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority on Tuesday showed. The sha...
RCom deactivates over 10 mn subscribers in another cleanup
Nov 05, 2013 at 18:38 | Source:
New Delhi: In yet another cleanup, Reliance Communications deactivated an eye popping number of subscribers in September: more than 10 million in a single month. In fact, the total number of mobile subscribers in the country actually fell in Septembe...
Telephone subscriber base in India up at 904.46 mn in July
Oct 12, 2013 at 21:52 | Source:
The total number of telephone subscribers in India increased to 904.46 million by the end of July 2013, with a net addition of 1.37 million subscribers during the month � showing a monthly growth of 0.15 per cent. Out of the total subscribers, 548...
Churn not an issue in full mobile number portability
Sep 28, 2013 at 06:32 | Source:
The Hindu BusinessLine
Full mobile number portability will not have any significant impact on the churn, while the six-month TRAI-set deadline for introducing porting services will be a challenge. Churn is described as a subscriber discarding his existing operator for ano...
Full mobile number portability in 6 months: TRAI
Sep 26, 2013 at 13:42 | Source:
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has recommended that full mobile number portability, which would allow mobile phone users to retain their phone numbers while shifting to another operator in another part of the country, should be ava...