TARIFF AUTHORITY FOR MAJOR PORTS
Fewer users port out as telcos offer similar tariffs, quality
The reduction in mobile number portability (MNP) is good news for telcos since it means they have to invest less in trying to retain existing customers, said industry executives and analysts. MNP fell to 4.1 million in October last year from 5.4 million in the previous month, and the MNP churn rate dipped to 0.3% from 0.5% in September.
Ports, trains and trade: Xi Jinping to offer Myanmar billion-dollar bounty
The crown jewel of Xi's two-day visit will be a $1.3 billion deep-...
Trai's latest tariff order to jeopardise content creation, hit growth: Broadcasters
Television broadcasters united against TRAI's recent orde...
Cable operators plan protests against new tariff order
Cable operators are strongly objecting to the new mandate that caps network capacity fee (NCF) at `160 and a 60% discount on second and third TV sets in the same household.
SoftBank in talks to sell majority stake in India renewables JV
It is considering various options, ranging from an outright sale of its 70% stake to a majority stake sale.
Bharti Airtel to increase tariffs from December, 2019
On November 15, Airtel said its net loss was on account of exceptional charge pertaining to the provisioning of Rs 28,450 crore towards the AGR dues, which included principal of Rs 6,164 crore, interest of Rs 12,219 crore, penalty of Rs 3,760 crore, and interest on penalty of Rs 6,307 crore.
Trai orders 66% cut in port out fees
The new rules will get applied from November 11, this year. Portability Per Port Transaction Charge (PPTC) was fixed at Rs 19 earlier.
India clocks four-fold jump in cruise calling in last 2 years
The total cruise callings on five ports including Chennai, Cochin, Mumbai, Mangalore and Mormugao were 138 ships carrying a total of 1.76 lakh passengers in fiscal 2017-18.
Terror threat: Security heightened at ports in Gujarat
Gujarat is home to India's busiest ports through which the country imports bulk of its oil needs as well as conducts other trade.
Parliament clears bill to allow AERA to bid out new airports at pre-determined tariff structure
While Rajya Sabha had given its nod to the bill earlier, it was passed by Lok Sabha on Friday by a voice vote.
Tanzania President terms China's BRI port project exploitative
China was to fund the project as a major connectivity initiative in East Africa at a total cost of $ 10 billion.
Parliament passes bill on major airports, Puri says committed to privatisation of Air India
The Bill, which seeks to amend the Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India Act, 2008, had earlier been passed by Rajya Sabha.
TRAI says tariff plan running smoothly; consumers have different story to tell
The regulator has not received many complaints, said Arvind Kumar, adviser on broadcasting at TRAI.
Market Movers: US weighs lifting China tariffs; major farm package on the cards
Here’s a lowdown on top macro triggers that may move market on January 18, 2019.
Your poor voice, data peeves prod DoT into action mode
The issues of poor voice and data likely to be discussed at Digital Communications Commission meeting.
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