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DoT nod for Rs 25k cr RJio-Brookfield tower deal

DoT nod for Rs 25k cr RJio-Brookfield tower deal

🕔15:58, 31.Aug 2020

Mumbai, Aug 31 The Department of Telecommunications has approved the Rs 25,215 crore deal between Reliance Jio and Brookfield Infrastructure. A SEBI filing said: “The DoT through its letter dated August 11, 2020 has approved Rs 1,053.50 million downstream foreign investment

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DoT as operational creditor to get zero proceeds from RCom, RTL resolution plan

DoT as operational creditor to get zero proceeds from RCom, RTL resolution plan

🕔18:07, 19.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 19  The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) will get zero proceeds out of the resolution plan for Reliance Communications Limited (RCom) and Reliance Telecom Limited (RTL). While the lenders will get Rs 23,000 crore, DoT is an operational

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DoT reviews National Broadband Mission’s progress

DoT reviews National Broadband Mission’s progress

🕔07:19, 22.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 22  The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Tuesday reviewed the progress of the National Broadband Mission (NBM) with officials of several states and Union Territories along with officials of Tower and Infrastructure Providers Association (TAIPA), COAI and

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Vodafone Idea pays Rs 1,000 cr more towards AGR dues

Vodafone Idea pays Rs 1,000 cr more towards AGR dues

🕔10:04, 19.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 19  Vodafone Idea on Saturday said that it has paid additional Rs 1,000 crore to the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) towards the AGR dues. In a regulatory filing, the company said that with the latest payment, it

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BSNL’s 4G upgradate tender cancelled, DoT to issue to fresh one

BSNL’s 4G upgradate tender cancelled, DoT to issue to fresh one

🕔07:35, 2.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 2  In yet another move to keep Chinese technologies companies at bay, the Centre has cancelled the 4G upgradation tender for BSNL as it has decided to come up with fresh specifications for the upgrade process, sources

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Centre asks telcos, ISPs to block access to banned Chinese apps

Centre asks telcos, ISPs to block access to banned Chinese apps

🕔07:48, 1.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 1  The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has directed telecom operators and internet service providers to block access to all the 59 Chinese apps banned by the government with immediate effect, sources said. DoT has asked all the

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DoT tells telcos to submit AGR dues self-assessment reports

DoT tells telcos to submit AGR dues self-assessment reports

🕔07:19, 25.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 25  The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has issued notice to the telecom companies for submitting their self-assessment of AGR amount at the earliest. While official sources said DoT has sent notice on self assessments, telecom operators said

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FinMin, DoT, Niti Aayog discuss options for relief to telcos

FinMin, DoT, Niti Aayog discuss options for relief to telcos

🕔11:20, 24.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 24  With limited choices to balance the SC verdict and saving the telecom sector, officials of the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), the Finance Ministry and Niti Aayog on Sunday held a preliminary meeting to discuss relief measures

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DoT clears Bharti Infratel-Indus Tower merger deal: Sources

DoT clears Bharti Infratel-Indus Tower merger deal: Sources

🕔07:03, 22.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 22  The Department of Telecommunications on Friday approved the long-pending merger of Bharti Infratel with Indus Towers to help both telcos, particularly Vodafone Idea, to sell their stakes in the entity to raise funds. Official sources said

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DoT to appoint e-auctioneer for 5G spectrum auction

DoT to appoint e-auctioneer for 5G spectrum auction

🕔16:18, 26.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 26  The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Monday through its request for proposal (RFP) invited bidders to submit applications for selection of an agency to conduct the e-auction of 5G spectrum. The tenure of the contract would

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DoT to fast-track mobile projects in Northeast, J&K, Andaman

DoT to fast-track mobile projects in Northeast, J&K, Andaman

🕔06:36, 18.May 2019

New Delhi, May 18  The Department of Telecom (DoT) has chalked out plans to speed up USO funded mobile connectivity projects by resolving the unsettled issues relating to the northeastern states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya, Jammu and Kashmir,

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PMO advises DoT to help BSNL with wage bill till June

PMO advises DoT to help BSNL with wage bill till June

🕔07:01, 23.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 23  The Prime Ministers’ Office on Friday took stock of the telecom sector’s financial position, including two ailing PSUS, and is learnt to have asked Department of Telecom to support BSNL, currently going through a huge financial

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Web portal soon to show real time mobile tower radiation: DoT

Web portal soon to show real time mobile tower radiation: DoT

🕔10:54, 16.Dec 2014

Kochi, Dec 16  Work is on a a web portal which will show real time data of radiation being emitted from mobile towers in a particular area, a telecom department official said. “We are working on a web portal so

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DoT asks TRAI to expedite 3G spectrum price recommendations

DoT asks TRAI to expedite 3G spectrum price recommendations

🕔13:21, 3.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 3  The government has asked the telecom regulator to expedite the process of determining the base price recommendations of 3G spectrum which it plans to auction in February, an official statement said here Tuesday. “The DoT (Department

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