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indian telecom industry

Sector to see delay in revival, says Icra

Over the last 15 months, the larger telcos have added 207 million active subscribers.

28 Mar 2018 1:18 AM

Regulation should not be based on ambition of new players like Jio: Vodafone

Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao wrote to Union Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha expressing concern over a possible cut in MTC.

28 Aug 2017 10:26 AM

IMG may advise increasing time for deferred spectrum payment to 16 years

The IMG, which comprises senior officials from ministries of finance and communications, last met on August 11.

22 Aug 2017 9:07 PM

IMG sees 'green shoots' in telecom sector, policy intervention not required

The inter-ministerial group was constituted to look into the financial stress in telecom sector.

11 Aug 2017 2:10 PM

Telecom min Manoj SInha to meet telcos on June 22-23

The panel has asked telecom firms to provide their total annual revenue, operational expenses, net profit, market share and other details.

06 Jun 2017 6:17 PM


Telecom woes not a threat for Indian banks:Fitch

Fitch said Indian banls' exposure to other troubled sectors like steel and iron companies is more dangerous.

06 Jun 2017 12:27 PM

Indian telcos seek cut in GST rate

The Cellular Operators Association of India has written to the Finance Minister asking for a cut in the new 18 per cent GST rate.

06 Jun 2017 10:04 AM

Mobile operators to launch mobile data pack for 1 yr?

In August last year, Trai had permitted increase in validity for mobile data packs to 365 days from up to 90 days.

05 Jun 2017 6:46 PM

Trai to boost manufacturing of telecom and broadcasting products

Trai discussion paper pertaining to the issue is currently in the works.

17 May 2017 6:12 PM

Trai to seek industry's view on timing of next spectrum auction

Citing the weak financials of telcos, COAI has instead favoured a late 2018 or early 2019 timeline.

03 May 2017 4:08 PM


Sinha confident of telecom industry revival via data consumption

Telecom Minister said that government will not hesitate to intervene if needed.

29 Apr 2017 1:47 PM