Telcos seek financial support, spectrum, duty-free equipment
The DoT has already invited telecom operators and network vendors to work together to undertake 5G-based pilots.
Airtel, Voda Idea raise global roaming rates by up to 25%
Going forward, there are likely to be more such raise in tariff — local and roaming...
Barton Grenning of Nuveen Asset on why he sees value in Reliance
People are still bullish on India in the long-term., says the Nuveen Asset p...
Government-backed 5G trials hit a policy snag
The wireless planning wing of the DoT has said that free spectrum for 5G trials can be allocated only for 90 days, citing current rules.
Play safe but keep an eye on good stocks that have corrected badly: Dilip Bhat, Prabhudas Lilladher
Sooner or later, we have to fall in line with the international markets and more so the US markets, says Bhat.
Reliance Jio tossed out traditional pricing model: Mathew Oommen
"With operators’ coverage reaching over 90% of the Indian population, India will be clearly connecting the unconnected, and actually making technology accessible to everyone."
Telecom standards body, COAI spar over update of 5G norms
COAI has blamed the Telecommunications Standards Development Society for pushing modifications which don’t add much value to the already approved local specifications of the global 5G standards.
More than 300 companies by Indians find base in Estonia, Reliance Jio sets-up research centre
More than 2300 Indians, including Mukesh Ambani and Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad have so far become e-residents of Estonia.
Jio tops 4G download speed chart in January, Idea fastest in upload speed: Trai
Jio's 4G network registered an average download speed of 18.8 megabits per second (Mbps), while Airtel network clocked a speed of 9.5 Mbps.
Indian Inc's Q3 results: Few companies pulled down earnings growth
Experts say that even the fourth quarter results are likely to be weak as companies are unlikely to take big decisions before the general elections.
SBI approaches big 4 auditors to appoint resolution professional for RCom
SBI, one of Ambani's biggest lenders, just intensified its hunt for a resolution professional to manage the insolvency process.
Department of Telecommunications considering BSNL revival
Digital Communications Commission, formerly Telecom Commission, is the highest decision-making body of the government in the telecom sector.
Airtel remains fastest network during Q3-Q4, Jio tops 4G availability: Ookla
When it comes to 4G availability, Ookla’s findings revealed that Reliance Jio ranked first with 98.8% 4G availability.
DoT floats cabinet note on Voda Idea's FDI proposal ahead of Rs 25,000 cr rights issue
A telecom department official privy to the development said that the proposal is likely to be taken up by the Cabinet soon.
Data speed on Airtel fastest, Jio coverage widest in Jul-Dec: Ookla
"Airtel was the fastest mobile operator in India during third and fourth quarters of 2018, regardless of whether a customer was on LTE or not," the report said.