Sep 01, 2020 01:10 PM IST
The AGR ruling has huge ramifications for the two of the three largest telecom operators in India: Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea (VIL)
- Jan 17, 2020 02:04 PM IST
IT has put in the highest bid for RCom and Reliance Telecom. Interestingly, the same company put in the highest bid for Aircel’s assets in 2019
- Dec 18, 2019 08:35 AM IST
If adopted, this will likely hike prices further and end free calling and cheap data plans as telecos would have to adhere to the set minimum. Till date, calls and data prices were unregulated.
- Nov 26, 2019 01:52 PM IST
When asked if a new inter-ministerial panel would be constituted to address the issue, a government source said no.
- Nov 04, 2019 10:29 PM IST
In a notice sent out by MTNL to employees, the company mentioned "all regular and permanent employees of 50 years and above as on January 31, 2020" are eligible to opt for the scheme.
- Nov 01, 2019 06:40 PM IST
Not only did the incumbents use dues owed to the government in funding this expansion, they also risked the financial health of PSU banks and their investors by not providing for liabilities on their balance sheets
- Oct 25, 2019 07:07 PM IST
- Jul 17, 2018 08:01 PM IST
eSIM modules are soldered onto the circuit board, thereby rendering a dedicated SIM card tray obsolete.
- Jul 11, 2017 07:23 PM IST
The users do not have to lose out on unused data at the end of their billing cycle as it will be added to their account in the next cycle.
- Jul 06, 2017 06:11 PM IST
The upcoming policy will look at areas like technology innovation and security as well as plug "loopholes", the Technology Minister promised but did not elaborate on the specifics.
- Jul 04, 2017 07:03 PM IST
- May 23, 2017 03:25 PM IST
Asked if it has seen any dent to the pricing power while negotiating deals with the telcos, he said the company sees continued investments and operators continue to be interested in modernising and increasing capacities.
- Apr 10, 2017 08:27 PM IST
Telecom operator Vodafone today complained to Trai that Reliance Jio is still "luring customers" to subscribe the 'Summer Surprise' offer despite the regulator finding it in violation of norms.
- Apr 04, 2017 06:16 PM IST
New entrant Jio has initiated a price war leading to prices for data plans – including for 4G -- falling in a big way. This has led to a shift in the way people consume data.
- Feb 28, 2017 03:15 PM IST
After killing domestic roaming, Airtel's Sunil Mittal has radical plans to shake up global telecom industry. Mittal suggests that mobile operators should increase sharing of resources such as spectrum to ease the burden on telecom companies.
- Feb 17, 2017 07:17 PM IST
With the consultation paper, TRAI aims to bring more clarity in interpretation of its principles as the existing features are not well defined in the tariff order.
- Feb 11, 2017 06:47 PM IST
Idea cellular, which is Aditya Birla group‘s flagship telecom venture has posted one of the worst quarterly results since its listing. It has clocked in losses of Rs 385.5 crores in the third quarter. Prakash Diwan of Altamount Capital says that the stock will slip when the market opens on Monday morning.
- Jan 20, 2017 04:00 PM IST
A recent CLSA report says that Idea Cellular is the best fit for Vodafone India and it may topple Airtel from its top position.
- Dec 01, 2016 05:43 PM IST
The news of Reliance Jio extending its free services has hit the telecom stocks hard. In conversation with CNBC-TV18, analysts talk about the impact of this announcement on other big players in the telecom sector.
- Oct 25, 2016 09:54 PM IST
Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha on Tuesday said action will be taken against telecom firms that fail to provide quality services to consumers.
- Aug 11, 2016 01:54 PM IST
The Department of Telecommunication (DoT) has served notices to top telecom companies acting on a report by the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) alleging under-reporting of revenues, reports CNBC-TV18.
- May 11, 2016 03:02 PM IST
Association of Unified Telecom Service Providers of India (AUSPI) Secretary General Ashok Sud said that it still doesn't have the approvals of putting up towers in a place like Delhi, where the already rooted towers are under the fear of sealing.
- May 04, 2016 09:14 PM IST
In a move that gives telecom operators opportunity to provide quality service and high
speed mobile internet, the Department of Telecom has asked companies to align their spectrum frequencies by June 15.
- Feb 19, 2016 01:00 PM IST
Tanu Sharma, telecom analyst, India Ratings & Research, says despite the fact that telcos are already debt-laden, they will have to increase investment to tackle the call drop problem and strengthen infrastructure further.
- Jan 23, 2016 01:25 PM IST
Chandrasekhar, who interacted with start-up entrepreneurs and young professionals here, said telcos remain the biggest threat to Net neutrality and thus, start-ups.