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TRAI releases recommendations on “Use of Street Furniture for Small Cells and Aerial Fibre deployment”

TRAI releases recommendations on “Use of Street Furniture for Small Cells and Aerial Fibre deployment”

🕔18:17, 29.Nov 2022

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) today released its recommendations on “Use of Street Furniture for Small Cells and Aerial Fibre deployment”.  As India plans to launch 5G, small cells can play a pivotal role in network upgradation and expansion.

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TRAI releases recommendations on ‘Licensing Framework for Establishing and Operating Satellite Earth Station Gateway (SESG)’

TRAI releases recommendations on ‘Licensing Framework for Establishing and Operating Satellite Earth Station Gateway (SESG)’

🕔18:15, 29.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 29: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has today released recommendations on ‘Licensing Framework for Establishing and Operating Satellite Earth Station Gateway (SESG)’. Earlier, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), through their letter dated 10.09.2021 had sought

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DoT extends PLI Scheme for Telecom and Networking Products to 42 beneficiaries with a total committed Outlay of Rs. 4,115 crore

DoT extends PLI Scheme for Telecom and Networking Products to 42 beneficiaries with a total committed Outlay of Rs. 4,115 crore

🕔05:41, 1.Nov 2022

Design-led manufacturing to build a strong ecosystem for 5G; 17 companies have applied under Design-led PLI Scheme ​​​​​​​Incremental production is expected around Rs. 2.45 lakh crore and PLI Scheme to generate 44 thousand employments New Delhi, Nov 01: In a major

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Vodafone Idea’s board approves issuance of Rs 1,600 crore debentures to ATC Telecom

Vodafone Idea’s board approves issuance of Rs 1,600 crore debentures to ATC Telecom

🕔07:08, 22.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Debt-ridden telecom company Vodafone Idea’s board on Friday approved issuance of convertible debentures up to Rs 1,600 crore, convertible into equity shares at a conversion price of Rs 10 per equity share, to ATC Telecom Infrastructure.

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India sees 34% uptick in jobs related to 5G, telecom: Report

India sees 34% uptick in jobs related to 5G, telecom: Report

🕔18:24, 18.Oct 2022

Bengaluru, Oct 18 (IANS) As enterprises look at 5G adoption at an accelerated pace with its roll out in India, job postings for telecommunications and 5G have increased by 33.7 per cent in the last 12 months, a new report showed

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Indian telcos to spend $19.5 bn on 5G infra by 2025: GSMA

Indian telcos to spend $19.5 bn on 5G infra by 2025: GSMA

🕔10:58, 11.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) The telecom carriers in India are expected to invest around $19.5 billion in the development of advanced infrastructure for 5G by 2025, according to a GSMA report. The report showed that 5G could benefit the Indian

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Telecom gear firm Parallel Wireless lays off 500, including in India

Telecom gear firm Parallel Wireless lays off 500, including in India

🕔17:37, 1.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Telecom gear provider Parallel Wireless has laid off at least 500 employees in India, Israel, the UK and the US. Parallel Wireless is one of the leading vendors in the open Radio Access Network (RAN) industry

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All about 5G spectrum auction; key dates and other features

All about 5G spectrum auction; key dates and other features

🕔15:18, 16.Jun 2022

The Union Cabinet has approved the telecom department’s proposal to conduct an auction through which spectrum will be assigned to the successful bidders for providing 5G services to public and enterprises. New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) The Union Cabinet has approved

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Cabinet approves auction of 5G Spectrum

Cabinet approves auction of 5G Spectrum

🕔12:31, 15.Jun 2022

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the Telecom department’s proposal to conduct a spectrum auction through which spectrum will be assigned to the successful bidders for providing 5G services to public and enterprises. New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) The Union Cabinet

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Telecom industry to witness healthy revenue growth in FY23

Telecom industry to witness healthy revenue growth in FY23

🕔19:44, 5.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Tariff hikes as well as continued increase in data usage is expected to accelerate telecom industry’s revenue growth in FY23. The sector has been saddled with debt due to complications such as the ‘Adjusted Gross Revenue’

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‘2G spectrum allocation arbitrary’: SC junks Loop Telecom plea for licence fee refund

‘2G spectrum allocation arbitrary’: SC junks Loop Telecom plea for licence fee refund

🕔07:10, 4.Mar 2022

The Supreme Court on Thursday said the allocation of the 2G spectrum was found to be arbitrary and constitutionally infirm, as it junked Loop Telecom plea seeking refund of Rs 1,454.94 crore paid for 2G licence. New Delhi, March 4

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Airtel not to issue equity in lieu of spectrum charges, AGR

Airtel not to issue equity in lieu of spectrum charges, AGR

🕔07:17, 8.Jan 2022

Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Friday said that it will not avail the option of converting interest on deferred spectrum as well as AGR dues into equity. According to a regulatory filing, the company has informed the

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Bharti Airtel withdraws scheme for new corporate structure buoyed by govt’s telecom package

Bharti Airtel withdraws scheme for new corporate structure buoyed by govt’s telecom package

🕔07:13, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Bharti Airtel said on Tuesday that the scheme of arrangement for the new corporate structure announced stands withdrawn. “The seminal telecom sector reforms package announced by the Government of India has significantly boosted the outlook and

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Telecom Ministry issues advisory to promote safe online transactions

Telecom Ministry issues advisory to promote safe online transactions

🕔07:04, 19.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) With an exponential rise in online transactions via mobile phones, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has put out an advisory promoting ‘safe and best practices. With rising online transactions, risks of falling into fraudsters’ traps have

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DoT notifies amendment for AGR dues

DoT notifies amendment for AGR dues

🕔07:24, 26.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) The Department of Telecommunications on Monday notified the amendment to the Unified Licence Agreement for calculation of Adjusted Gross Revenue for computation of licence fee. The new amendment takes Applicable Gross Revenue as equal to Gross

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Relief for telcos as DoT willing to review appeal in one-time spectrum charge case

Relief for telcos as DoT willing to review appeal in one-time spectrum charge case

🕔15:32, 5.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) In a major relief for embattled telcos, the Centre has informed the Supreme Court that it is reviewing and reconsidering its decision on one-time spectrum charge (OTSC), which could impose financial liability to the tune of

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Bharti Airtel calls reports on investment by Google ‘speculation’

Bharti Airtel calls reports on investment by Google ‘speculation’

🕔16:16, 31.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 31  Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Tuesday described that the reports on likely investment by Google into the company as speculations. The company responded after the exchanges had sought clarification on the reports of a possible investment

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Only Jio gains subscribers in national capital in April

Only Jio gains subscribers in national capital in April

🕔07:19, 13.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 13  Reliance Jio continued to widen its subscriber base in April and was the only telco in Delhi to add new subscribers during the month. It added nearly 1.68 lakh subscribers in the national capital in April

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‘Use global innovations for self-sufficiency in telecom manufacturing’

‘Use global innovations for self-sufficiency in telecom manufacturing’

🕔09:48, 10.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 10  The Broadband India Forum (BIF) has suggested global innovations should be utilised to attain self-sufficiency in domestic telecom equipment manufacturing. In remarks at the release of an industry white Paper on “Atmanirbharta in Telecom Manufacturing”, BIF

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TAIPA urges DoT to categorise telecom field personnel as ‘frontline workers’

TAIPA urges DoT to categorise telecom field personnel as ‘frontline workers’

🕔15:01, 12.May 2021

New Delhi, May 12  The Tower and Infrastructure Providers Association (TAIPA) has written to Anshu Prakash, Secretary, Department of Telecommunications (DoT) seeking the inclusion of telecom field personnel under ‘frontline workers’ category for priority in Covid-19. Noting that the whole

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