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The Economic Times
Airtel & Vodafone spar with Jio over network testingKathuria, executive vice president-policy and regulation at Vodafone India, sai
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
Kathuria, executive vice president-policy and regulation at Vodafone India, said that in June 2016, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India had itself raised the issue with the Department of Telecom as to whether the five lakh... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bad news for telcos; Trai to impose up to Rs 10 lakh for call dropsLooking to improve customer experience and end the issue of call drops, the Tel
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Looking to improve customer experience and end the issue of call drops, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has announced revised quality of service (QoS) rules, providing for a penalty of Rs 5 lakh on mobile operators if they fail to... Read more
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asianage
Stock tips: Sebi gets Trai help to check fraudulent SMSesdevice like bulk SMS, the markets regulator said in a statement. The collabora
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
device like bulk SMS, the markets regulator said in a statement. The collaboration followed Sebi seeking attention of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) that has been entrusted with regulation of telecommunication services to protect... Read more
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New Kerala
Telecos to now pay 5 lakhs as penalty for call drops - newkerala news #264292New Delhi , August 18, : Toughening its regulations on poor mobile service qual
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi , August 18, : Toughening its regulations on poor mobile service quality, including call drops, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has raised the penalty on telecom operators to five lakh rupees and also warned that the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Telecom operators can be fined Rs 5 lakh over call drop: TRAIbenchmarks have been introduced, in which amount payable may depend upon the ex
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
benchmarks have been introduced, in which amount payable may depend upon the extent of deviation from the benchmarks," the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) said. It said if the benchmark is not met, the service provider may be fined up... Read more
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The Economic Times
10 macro cues for your day on Dmillion net adds average in the past six months,” ICICI Securities said, analys
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
million net adds average in the past six months,” ICICI Securities said, analysing subscriber data for June put out by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. The company’s active subscriber base grew to 93 million in June, helping the Mukesh... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai wants industry body of cloud service providers(DoT) to lay out a broad framework for registration of an industry association
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
(DoT) to lay out a broad framework for registration of an industry association of cloud service providers (CSPs). The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said it would suggest the terms and conditions of registering the proposed CSP... Read more
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The Economic Times
Reliance Jio pips rivals in race to sign up active usersmillion net adds average in the past six months,” ICICI Securities said, analys
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
million net adds average in the past six months,” ICICI Securities said, analysing subscriber data for June put out by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. Jio’s 4.3 million active subscriber additions, according to ‘visitor location... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai recommends changes in MNP rules to curb portability request rejectionof validity of UPC along with the mobile number are shared by donor operator wi
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
of validity of UPC along with the mobile number are shared by donor operator with respective MNP Clearing House (MCH)," the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said in the draft paper. The recipient operator can then send verification... Read more
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asianage
Trai eyes changes in MNP rules to put an end to request rejectionof validity of UPC along with the mobile number are shared by donor operator wi
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
of validity of UPC along with the mobile number are shared by donor operator with respective MNP Clearing House (MCH)," the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said in the draft paper. The recipient operator can then send verification... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai proposes changes in MNP rules to curb request rejectionof validity of UPC along with the mobile number are shared by donor operator wi
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
of validity of UPC along with the mobile number are shared by donor operator with respective MNP Clearing House (MCH)," the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said in the draft paper. The recipient operator can then send verification... Read more
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asianage
Airtel, Vodafone, Idea will be biggest losers of lower IUCMumbai: Incumbent telecom operators Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular w
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Mumbai: Incumbent telecom operators Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular will be biggest losers if Telecom Regulatory Authority of India decides to cut Interconnect Usage Charges for telecom companies. IUC is a fee that a destination network... Read more
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dna
Centre junks states demand for more money for setting up Emergency Response CentreResponse Centre (SERC) based on the recommendations of the Justice JS Verma Com
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Response Centre (SERC) based on the recommendations of the Justice JS Verma Committee. The ministry has also asked the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to designate 112 as the "common national single emergency response number." In... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fall in IUC could hit Idea, Airtel but benefit Reliance Jiothe contrary incumbents Bharti Airtel and Idea would take a 4% and 9% hit on th
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
the contrary incumbents Bharti Airtel and Idea would take a 4% and 9% hit on their EBITDA, respectively, if the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India cuts IUC to 5 paise/minute. And if the IUC were scrapped altogether, the negative... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jio's free phone to hit sector, erode revenues of competitors: Voda to DoTcent-6.5 per cent on deferred payment," the letter said. The company requested
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
cent-6.5 per cent on deferred payment," the letter said. The company requested the DoT to consider recommendation of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India for reducing Universal Service Obligation Fund from 5 per cent to 3 per cent as private... Read more
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asianage
Jio feature phone will erode revenues, Vodafone tells DoTeven though companies purchase spectrum at market price. The company requested
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
even though companies purchase spectrum at market price. The company requested the DoT to consider recommendation of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India for reducing Universal Service Obligation Fund from 5 per cent to 3 per cent as private... Read more
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The Economic Times
Jio's free phone to hit sector, erode revenues: Vodafone to DoTeven though companies purchase spectrum at market price. The company requested
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
even though companies purchase spectrum at market price. The company requested the DoT to consider recommendation of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India for reducing Universal Service Obligation Fund from 5 per cent to 3 per cent as private... Read more
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Business Standard India
BSNL asks govt to extend its cellular license validity for 2 yrs until 2022Further, the terms and conditions of the licence were to be outlined in due cou
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
Further, the terms and conditions of the licence were to be outlined in due course after the recommendations from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). "...The licence/permission granted to erstwhile DTS on February 29, 2000 were... Read more
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asianage
BSNL seeks 2-year extension for mobile licence validityFurther, the terms and conditions of the licence were to be outlined in due cou
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Further, the terms and conditions of the licence were to be outlined in due course after the recommendations from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). "...the licence/permission granted to erstwhile DTS on February 29, 2000 were... Read more
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The Economic Times
BSNL seeks 2-year extension for mobile licence validityFurther, the terms and conditions of the licence were to be outlined in due cou
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
Further, the terms and conditions of the licence were to be outlined in due course after the recommendations from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). "...the licence/permission granted to erstwhile DTS on February 29, 2000 were... Read more
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The Economic Times
Reliance Jio adds 6.02 million users in JuneAccording to subscription data put out by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of I
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
According to subscription data put out by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Monday, Airtel added 2.04 million customers in June, while the country’s No. 2 carrier Vodafone India added 0.98 million customers. The third-largest... Read more
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The Economic Times
Telecom user base goes up by half a per cent to cross 121 croreat the end of May 2017 to 1,210.84 million at the end of June 2017, showing a m
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
at the end of May 2017 to 1,210.84 million at the end of June 2017, showing a monthly growth rate of 0.49 per cent," the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India said in the monthly subscribers report. With a net addition of about 60 lakh, overall... Read more
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Business Standard India
Telecom subscriber base grows by 0.5% to cross 121 cr mark at June-endat the end of May 2017 to 1,210.84 million at the end of June 2017, showing a m
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
at the end of May 2017 to 1,210.84 million at the end of June 2017, showing a monthly growth rate of 0.49 per cent," the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India said in the monthly subscribers report. With a net addition of about 60 lakh, overall... Read more
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asianage
Telecom user base goes up by half a per cent to cross 121 croreat the end of May 2017 to 1,210.84 million at the end of June 2017, showing a m
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
at the end of May 2017 to 1,210.84 million at the end of June 2017, showing a monthly growth rate of 0.49 per cent," the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India said in the monthly subscribers report. Out of 11 telecom operators, only five top... Read more
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The Economic Times
IUC recommendations likely by month end, says telecom regulator RS Sharmaoperator of a network from where a call originates to the telco where it termin
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
operator of a network from where a call originates to the telco where it terminates, is currently 14 paise a minute. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India is holding consultations on revising or scrapping the charge, in keeping with the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Telecom's share in NPAs up, Jio triggered tariff cut: Survey275 million smartphone subscribers. India already has the world's second large
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
275 million smartphone subscribers. India already has the world's second largest telecom subscriber base. The survey said Telecom Regulatory Authority of India recorded 7.7 per cent quarterly growth in the subscriber base to 1,127.4 million at the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Consumer interest behind data paper move: RS SharmaTherefore, it is part of consumer protection and that’s why we’re talking about
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
Therefore, it is part of consumer protection and that’s why we’re talking about it,” said Sharma, Chairman of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. “We’re not talking about data on the internet, but as far as access is concerned -... Read more
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The Economic Times
Telcos asked to block unsolicited financial SMSesconcern about misleading and unsolicited text messages to investors in the secu
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
concern about misleading and unsolicited text messages to investors in the securities market by unauthorised persons,” the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said in a statement on Thursday. The capital market regulator, it said, “had... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sebi, DoT to turn the heat on fake stock tipswith the DoT in a meeting held last week. Sebi’s senior officials deliberated t
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
with the DoT in a meeting held last week. Sebi’s senior officials deliberated the issue with the telecom department and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) and requested them to put some kind of “filters” to nab the offenders. “As a... Read more
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The Economic Times
TRAI started a consultation process to assess the data rights of mobile phone usersthe watchdog’s jurisdiction on an issue that extends beyond telcos. Through a
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
the watchdog’s jurisdiction on an issue that extends beyond telcos. Through a consultation paper issued Wednesday, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India said it aimed to identify key issues pertaining to data protection in relation to... Read more
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asianage
Trai seeks view on data ownership, privacy to check misusebe responsibilities with regard to data protection and security in the course o
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
be responsibilities with regard to data protection and security in the course of using telecom services," Sharma said. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said there are provisions for data protection and privacy under the IT Act, but... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai seeks view on data ownership, privacy to check misusebe responsibilities with regard to data protection and security in the course o
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
be responsibilities with regard to data protection and security in the course of using telecom services," Sharma said. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said there are provisions for data protection and privacy under the IT Act, but... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai to start consultation process on data ownershipin the telecom sector. The fundamental question is of ownership of data, and wh
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
in the telecom sector. The fundamental question is of ownership of data, and who has the final right to a user’s data,” Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) chairman RS Sharma told ET. “Telecom pipes must have some responsibility for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Department of Telecom to circulate IMG draft report among stakeholderswould be out in 20 days. On the issue of interconnect usage charges, the IMG i
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
would be out in 20 days. On the issue of interconnect usage charges, the IMG is of the view that the decision taken by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) would be final. The stress in the telecom sector intensified in recent months... Read more
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Business Standard India
The next billion mobile users will rely on video and voiceand expansion. Only around 400 million of India’s 1.3 billion people are online
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
and expansion. Only around 400 million of India’s 1.3 billion people are online, according to the latest numbers from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. This year, more Indians are getting online en masse thanks to a price war. Aiming to... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple accused of ‘anti-consumer’ behavior by Indian regulator – MacDailyNews“Telecom regulator TRAI [Telecom Regulatory Authority of India] has accused iPh
MacDailyNews / Posted 12 days ago
“Telecom regulator TRAI [Telecom Regulatory Authority of India] has accused iPhone maker Apple of engaging in ‘data colonisation’ in India and being ‘anti-consumer’ by not allowing customers to pass on details about pesky calls and unwanted messages... Read more
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The Economic Times
Telcos failed to meet consumer satisfaction level: Trai surveythe benchmark for customer satisfaction. The level of satisfaction was around 5
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
the benchmark for customer satisfaction. The level of satisfaction was around 50 per cent of the Trai benchmark," The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said in the report. The regulator made automated calls to mobile phone numbers... Read more
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asianage
Have power to settle competitive tariff issues: Trai to CCIbeing widely seen as a flashpoint between the two regulators. In the 2-page le
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
being widely seen as a flashpoint between the two regulators. In the 2-page letter to CCI Chairman Devender K Sikri, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said that as telecom regulator, its core responsibility is to look at... Read more
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asianage
TRAI says telcos failed to meet consumer satisfaction levelthe benchmark for customer satisfaction. The level of satisfaction was around 5
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
the benchmark for customer satisfaction. The level of satisfaction was around 50 per cent of the Trai benchmark," The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said in the report. The regulator made automated calls to mobile phone numbers... Read more
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The Economic Times
Have power to settle competitive tariff issues: TRAI to CCIbeing widely seen as a flashpoint between the two regulators. In the 2-page le
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
being widely seen as a flashpoint between the two regulators. In the 2-page letter to CCI Chairman Devender K Sikri, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said that as telecom regulator, its core responsibility is to look at... Read more
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Business Standard India
Court rejects Reliance Jio's plea against Airtel on network speedthe word “officially” was misleading, as the certificate was not based on any g
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
the word “officially” was misleading, as the certificate was not based on any government organisation or entity such as the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. After that verdict, the word ‘official’ had been removed and a new campaign launched... Read more
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The Economic Times
Court dismisses Jio plea against Airtel, Ooklathe fastest telecom network, the basis of which was Ookla’s certification. Jio
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
the fastest telecom network, the basis of which was Ookla’s certification. Jio refuted the claim and cited data from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to claim its position as the fastest wireless broadband provider. The... Read more
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asianage
Trai gives recommendations on norms for shutting down servicesof technology deployed by licensee ... there has been closure of access service
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
of technology deployed by licensee ... there has been closure of access services being provided by the licencee," the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said. Other reasons for discontinuation of services could be sale of entire... Read more
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asianage
Trai calls internet speed testing apps to 'understand' methodologyand other nuances of such applications used for checking upload and download sp
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
and other nuances of such applications used for checking upload and download speeds of data, an official said. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) is calling major speed test apps for a presentation to "understand" their... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai, app firms to deliberate on speed testing methodologiesand other nuances of such applications used for checking upload and download sp
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
and other nuances of such applications used for checking upload and download speeds of data, an official said. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) is calling major speed test apps for a presentation to "understand" their... Read more
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dna
The crisis of connectivityto 4G for the entire country is a tough task too. This requires money that the
dna / Posted 16 days ago
to 4G for the entire country is a tough task too. This requires money that the industry has to earn from consumers. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) once again has to take some difficult decisions on the two models that the... Read more
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The Economic Times
DoT asks Trai to introduce licensing for private companies offering public WiFiselling data through public Wi-Fi hotspots, as existing rules mandate such enti
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
selling data through public Wi-Fi hotspots, as existing rules mandate such entities to take licences from the government. “Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has suggested that public data office (PDO) aggregator may offer services through... Read more
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asianage
Reliance Jio declared as fastest 4G operator by TRAIcent faster than its closest competitor Vodafone. Jio has been recording highe
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
cent faster than its closest competitor Vodafone. Jio has been recording highest speed since the past seven months. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) collects and computes data download speed with the help of its MySpeed... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai may tell CCI predatory pricing issue within its ambitpricing as part of a consultation paper, foretelling further friction between t
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
pricing as part of a consultation paper, foretelling further friction between the Centre’s two regulatory arms. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) is likely to tell the Competition Commission of India (CCI) that predatory... Read more
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Business Standard India
Reliance Jio does it again, tops Trai June test as fastest 4G operatorcent faster than its closest competitor Vodafone. Jio has been recording highe
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
cent faster than its closest competitor Vodafone. Jio has been recording highest speed since the past seven months. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) collects and computes data download speed with the help of its MySpeed... Read more
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