Saturday, Dec 09, 2023 | Last Update : 11:57 AM IST


TRAI hopes to finalise views on call connect charges by Nov-end: Official

Trai's move to reopen the deadline for ending IUC beyond January 2020 had forced Jio to levy a 6 paise per minute charge on its users.

18 Nov 2019 1:04 PM

Delay in implementation of zero call connect charges to hurt service: Jio

Traffic symmetry indicates that telecom operator will not have any outstanding balance of IUC against other networks.

15 Nov 2019 2:42 PM

Trai to meet telcos on international termination rates

Trai will come out with a separate regulation on the international termination charges, currently pegged at 53 paise per minute.

08 Oct 2017 3:56 PM

Airtel, Idea challenge 6 paise IUC in Bombay HC; hearing on Nov 15

Court refuses to stay order by Trai that had in anticipation filed caveats at all HCs in country.

30 Sep 2017 2:01 PM

No connect between IUC, financial stress on telcos: Trai

Mobile companies currently charge 14 paise IUC which has been cut by Trai to 6 paise per minute.

29 Sep 2017 11:51 AM


High taxes, spectrum cost, IUC cut impacting industry: Old telcos

The recent cut in IUC, firm spectrum prices and high levies like licence fee and GST as big constraints.

27 Sep 2017 12:53 PM

Airtel, Vodafone, Idea to go to court against 6 paise IUC

Incumbent telecom operators have only a week's time to get their plea heard ahead of holiday.

22 Sep 2017 3:44 PM

Gainers and losers of Trai cutting IUC to 6 paise

IUC was 30 paise per minute in 2004 which was brought down to 20 paise in 2009 and 14 paise in 2015.

21 Sep 2017 2:41 PM

IUC cut to hit telcos' biz by Rs 5,000 cr, 2G calls to suffer: COAI

Trai announced slashing of the mobile call connection charge to 6 paise a minute from 14 paise.

21 Sep 2017 10:20 AM

No question of any advantage from IUC cut: Reliance Jio

Incumbent operators have made baseless allegations against the process for determination of IUC and regulator Trai.

21 Sep 2017 10:00 AM


Delhi HC seeks TRAI's reply on Vodafone's IUC appeal

At present, IUC rates are determined in accordance with Telecom Interconnection Usage Charges Regulations 2015.

12 Sep 2017 3:48 PM

Lost Rs 6,800 crore due to lower IUC, Airtel tells TRAI

At present, a destination network charges 14 paise to source network for connecting and ending a call.

07 Sep 2017 11:53 AM

Airtel, Vodafone, Idea will be biggest losers of lower IUC: report

Three big palyers allege that there is a substantial dip in their revenues due to aggressive pricing by Jio.

16 Aug 2017 12:31 PM

Industry to make presentations on IUC to Trai

Trai expects demos to lead to a free-flowing discussion on Interconnection Usage Charges.

07 Jul 2017 6:25 PM