Apr 12, 2018 04:45 PM IST
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) may revamp the existing mobile number portability (MNP) rules in the next two months to make it more consumer-friendly and prompt.
- Feb 27, 2017 04:26 PM IST
From April 1, Airtel will offer free incoming calls and SMSes while roaming across India, and there will be no extra charges on on outgoing calls and data while outstation.
- Jan 20, 2017 05:48 PM IST
The government has asked Aircel to help its 2G mobile customers port their numbers to other telephony operators in case the Supreme Court was to pass an adverse order
- May 12, 2016 09:10 AM IST
"Out of the total outstanding of Rs 54,828.25 crore, the amount under litigation is Rs 44,380.91 crore pertaining to major telecom service providers," Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.
- Apr 15, 2016 08:58 AM IST
"Idea remains the biggest gainer with 17 million net port-ins until end-January 2016. Not surprisingly, RCOM, Aircel and TTSL are the biggest losers. BSNL's performance is surprisingly respectable," Kotak Institutional Equities said in a note.
- Feb 26, 2016 08:20 PM IST
"BSNL expects to turn profitable in next four years or so, for which BSNL is taking several steps like augmentation of mobile network," Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha.
- Jul 07, 2015 04:07 PM IST
North eastern states are barred from MNP, implemented in the rest of the country on July 3 for security reason, he said. He said that over 100 towers located in remote areas of the region have been shut down due to cost overrun. These towers were earlier funded by the centre under the Universal Service Obligation (USO) scheme.
- Jul 03, 2015 09:27 PM IST
With this facility, a mobile subscriber will not have to pay roaming charges once the number gets transferred to another telecom circle or state under the scheme. It will be treated as local number of that area.
- Jul 02, 2015 11:53 AM IST
The government has fixed July 3 as the deadline for a national rollout of MNP. The company said with national MNP, mobile customers across the country can now easily shift between states without having to change their mobile number.
- Jul 01, 2015 11:30 AM IST
According to a report in the Newspaper, full mobile number portability was initially slated to be operational by May 3. However, it could not be done because of the technical requirements for the implementation of the same.
- May 02, 2015 10:12 AM IST
Telecom industry body COAI had sought extension for implementing nationwide MNP as telecom operators have to make some technical changes
- Feb 25, 2015 04:21 PM IST
In a statement today, Trai said it has "Issued sixth amendment to the Telecommunication Mobile Number Portability Regulation, 2009, which will facilitate full Mobile Number Portability (MNP) in the country, with effect from May 3, 2015."
- Nov 25, 2014 07:09 PM IST
Idea Cellular has been the biggest net gainer of mobile subscribers though MNP service, as per data till October, 2014 presented in the Lok Sabha.
- Nov 07, 2014 06:16 PM IST
Currently, MNP norms allow users to retain their numbers while changing their operators within the same service area. India has 22 telecom circles.
- Oct 15, 2014 05:29 PM IST
Mobile phone users will soon be able to change their telecom operators and retain their numbers even if they are relocating to areas outside the service providers' operations.
- Sep 06, 2014 04:19 PM IST
Trai suggests no extra entry fee for full Telecom regulator Trai has suggested that full mobile number portability service should attract no additional entry fee and bank guarantee from MNP operators.MNP service
- Mar 15, 2013 07:14 PM IST
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released figures as part of its telecom subscription data. As on January 31, 2013, the number of
- Feb 21, 2013 12:31 PM IST
Finally, things seem to be moving in the direction of the "One Nation-Full Mobile Number Portability" plan ...
- Feb 09, 2013 11:10 AM IST
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released figures as part of its Telecom Subscription Data as on 31st December 2012. The figures reveal
- Jan 11, 2013 05:34 PM IST
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released the latest numbers, as part of its Highlights on Telecom Subscription Data as on 30th November
- Dec 14, 2012 03:43 PM IST
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) recently shared figures, part of its Telecom Subscription Data as on 31st October 2012. TRAI shared that the
- Dec 14, 2012 10:11 AM IST
The nations telecom minister, Kapil Sibal has set February 2013 as the deadline for nationwide Mobile Number Portability (MNP), Times of India
- Dec 08, 2012 11:35 AM IST
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) will be initiating action against Idea Cellular for not implementing the UCC SMS complaint lodging module, it has stated officially...
- Nov 06, 2012 11:58 AM IST
TRAIs amended regulations aim to tighten the framework pertaining to addressing the menace of Unsolicited Commercial Communications (UCC).
- Oct 31, 2012 07:15 PM IST
Even as the common man continues to be bothered by these pesky SMSes, the nations Telecom Minister has shared that he hasnt been spared either...