Tag: Telecom Regulatory Authority of India

DoT favours price cut for 5G, 700 MHz bands

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) believes a cut in base price of 5G airwaves and the 700 MHz band plus a lesser upfront payment will...

5G auctions likely to be pushed to Q1 of 2022

India’s 5G auctions are likely to be pushed to the first quarter of 2022 at the earliest, with the Department of Telecommunications currently preoccupied with...

No call from DoT for revision of 700 MHz band price: Trai official

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has so far “made no reference” to the sectoral regulator for the base price revision of airwaves in the 700...

There was a strong business case to buy spectrum: Ravi Shankar Prasad

In his first interview after the end of 4G spectrum auctions, Union telecommunications and IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, with the sale now over,...

Jio tells TRAI it’s losing users due to ‘rumors’ spread by Airtel, Vi that it will gain from Farm Bills

Reliance Jio has asked the telecom regulator to take strict action against Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel for resorting to “unethical” ways, spreading “frivolous rumors”...

Neutrality must for platforms, app stores and devices, says outgoing Trai chief

New Delhi: Just as principles of net neutrality have been applied to telecom networks, neutrality of platforms, app stores, operating systems, and devices are crucial...

Mobile tower cos ask DoT to expand permit scope for handling network load

NEW DELHI: Mobile tower companies have requested the Department of Telecom (DoT) to expand scope of their permit to support upgradation and expansion of networks...