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| 24 September, 2020, 04:29 PM IST | E-Paper

    Devina Sengupta

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    Department of Telecommunications yet to take call on upfront payment for 4G spectrum saleVoda Idea considers credit enhancement to make investments more attractive for investorsVoda Idea to pay accrued interest on loans after moratorium endsAirtel, Jio tell SC that DoT has not contacted them for pending AGR dues from spectrum trading pacts
    Handset manufacturing industry expects to hire 50,000 direct employees by DecemberRCom to SC: Will go into liquidation if spectrum not allowed to be sold under IBCDoT challenges NCLT nod to Aircel resolution planTravesty if rivals made to pay each other’s dues: Reliance Jio Infocomm to SC
    AGR case: Supreme Court asks government if Jio should bear Rcom AGR duesSupreme Court asks Jio why it shouldn't be paying AGR dues for the RCom spectrum it usesIt’s tough getting global telecom gear makers to set up plantsSC questions spectrum sale by ailing telcos, asks govt how it plans to recover AGR dues
    Telcos likely to add 20-30% more subscribers in September quarterRCom tells SC it did not evade paying AGR dues , indicates it is not liable for SSTL's duesTDSAT rejects Trai view that Jio not the trigger for blocking rivals' premium plansNo respite for Vodafone Idea amid vendor trouble, nearly 1,500 more laid off
    Internet rights body questions govt's decision to ban 59 Chinese apps, files RTICentre considers cutting 5G prices to offer telcos relief from increased costs of China banNot just the Chinese, govt should look into all global apps: Kavin Mittal, Hike founderJio likely to bag 41% of mobile subscribers, 44% revenue share by March 2024: Analysts
    DoT pushing Airtel, Vodafone Idea for some upfront payment of AGR dues and rest in instalmentsNational Company Law Appellate Tribunal orders Airtel to pay Rs 112 crore to AircelBanned Club Factory, Shein, Romwe still ‘selectively’ shipping ordersZoom in regular touch with India Govt on data security, have local servers: India head
    Zoom an American company, not Chinese, says app's India headFall in Vodafone Idea subscriber numbers worries promotersADIA redials RIL for another investment of $1 billion in Jio FibreJob insecurity for 3,500 staff after ban on Chinese apps
    DoT orders telcos, ISPs to block 59 Chinese apps with immediate effectISPs call for ban on websites of China-backed companiesIndia steps up vigil for cyber attacks from China after apps banIn times of Covid, firms rush to get cybersecurity cover
    Airtel doles out bonus but defers hikes as it awaits AGR verdictChinese app downloads fall amid border disputeCyber attacks in India surge since lockdownAnil Ambani says lawsuits by Chinese lenders & SBI not related to personal borrowings
    Telcos beef up security amid cyber threatsUVARCL expects demand for Aircel spectrumChinese phones continue to ring at full volumeChinese brands, endorsers may go slow on promotions; some pull out ads, some plan to play up make-in-India credentials
    Chinese smartphone, electronic companies issues advisories for Chinese expatIndo-China border clash leads to heightened fears around cyber securityInternet body red flags DoT move to seek call detailsUnder New CEO, Tata Communications bets on platform of digital solutions in post Covid world
    Covid-19: How restricted mobility has disrupted the prayer routine of senior citizensAirtel, Vodafone Idea, Reliance Jio change their operating modelsSocial media rhetoric against Chinese goods may be a nonstarterStrapped govt to fast-track ₹4 Lakh crore of 4G spectrum sale
    Jio's telco-digital combination was key attraction: Sanjay Nayar, KKR India CEOTelcos reward their own Covid warriorsCovid impact: Contract employees first in line of fireGeneral Atlantic betting on Jio Platforms' consumer tech play: India MD Sandeep Naik
    General Atlantic open to raising stake in Jio Platforms: Sandeep NaikDoT to defer 5G sale, auction only 4G in 2020Children’s mental health has been the biggest casualty during the lockdown, say psychologistsNo more extension of tariff relief to migrant workers: Telcos
    Jio-Silver Lake deal to help reposition RIL as consumer tech company: AnalystsIndians bet on online gaming to kill boredomTelcos, DoT in sync with states to track movement of Covid-19 patientsInside a $5.7 bn deal: Coronavirus couldn’t logout Facebook & Reliance from “Project Redwood”
    Facebook-Reliance Jio deal to go to CCI, Trai may also step inFacebook, Jio should be transparent on data sharing: ExpertsNet neutrality laws likely to be tested in clearance for Facebook-Jio dealVodafone Idea seeks more time to pay AGR dues
    Study from home adds to work from home load of telcosVodafone Plc plans reprieve for Indian JV co through fund infusionIndia witnesses a surge in voice calls during lockdownCovid 19: Telcos push back on Trai diktat for more offers
    Ecommerce giant ropes in cybersecurity experts on spike in app downloadsLockdown triggers 35% slump in mobile recharge volumesCOVID-19 impact: Telcos subscriber adds plunge in MarchCoronavirus impact: Phone retailers seek relief amid closures
    COVID-19: Offline retailers urge FM, NBFCs to allow delays in EMI paymentsDoT focuses on Covid, AGR on backburner for nowTelcos suggest free access to critical sitesRevenue from international roaming expected to fall due to global travel restrictions
    Covid-19: Telecom operators brace for a sharp drop in subscriber additionsTelcos won’t get 20 years to pay AGR dues if licences expireVodafone Idea may survive if AGR payment spread over minimum 15 years: AnalystsTelcos agree with DoT, say no breach of privacy in sharing call data records
    DoT rejects surveillance fears, says needs data to study reasons for call dropsVoda Idea pays Rs 3,354 crore more in AGR duesDepartment of Telecommunications may move SC against moratorium on Aircel spectrumVoda Idea to rationalise operations, merge telecom circles to cut costs
    Reliance Communications files resolution plan with NCLTVodafone Idea submits AGR self assessment, says total liabilities stand at Rs Rs 21,533 croreSpectrum sale unlikely before September quarterUVARC, RJio preferred bidders for RCom
    Vodafone Idea pays Rs 3042.80 crore to DoT for spectrumVodafone Idea: DoT braces for the worst, weighs mobile number porting capacityCOAI writes to govt for slew of relief measures in the face of AGR crisisVodafone Idea says it will take 15 years to pay AGR dues, asks DoT for Rs 8,000-cr GST refund
    Voda Idea likely to pay Rs 1,000 cr in AGR dues today: SourceTelecom companies dues to jump after new DoT mathVideocon dues may jack up Airtel's AGR billNCLT reserves order on resolution plan of Aircel
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