Telcos Urge Trai to Charge SUC on Shared Spectrum Bands

Telecom operators Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and Reliance Jio, have urged the telecom regulator Trai that additional spectrum...

Finance Ministry Task Force Considers DoT’s 5G Spectrum Price Exorbitant

A task force assembled by Finance Ministry noted that that 5G spectrum pricing set by DoT is too...

Telcos Seek Additional Spectrum from DoT for Handling Increased Data Demand

Telecom operators in the country have approached the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) seeking additional spectrum to handle the...

5G Trials Will Happen By End of This Fiscal But Auction in Next Year: DoT

The latest technological implementation in the telecom industry right now happens to be the fifth-generation network technology or...

4G and 5G Spectrum Auction Might Happen in First Quarter of 2020, Telcos Still Reluctant

The next big thing in the telecom industry when it comes to the growth aspects happens to be...

Telecom Operators Push 5G Rollout By Five Years as New Quantum Issue Comes Up

There has been a lot of hustle-bustle in the telecom industry as of late, and the epicentre of...

Airtel and Vodafone Idea May Get Relief as DoT Plans to Cut Down Spectrum Prices by Half

The telecom industry in India remains buried under a massive debt which now surpasses Rs 8 lakh crore....

DoT Adamant on Conducting 4G and 5G Spectrum Auction by Year End

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has a huge responsibility on its shoulders of conducting the upcoming auctions for...

Airtel & Idea Say No Need for Holding Spectrum Auctions Now

In separate written submissions to the telecom regulator’s consultation paper on spectrum auction, Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular...

Indian Regulator May Remove 50% Limit on Spectrum Holdings in a Band, to Benefit Voda-Idea Combine: Report

Indian’s telecom regulator is reportedly mulling over removing the 50% limit on spectrum holdings within a particular band,...