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The Economic Times
High reserve price, other flaws may derail FM auction, say companiesreserve prices also encourage more bidders, said the auction expert. Industry
High reserve price, other flaws may derail FM auction, say companies
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
reserve prices also encourage more bidders, said the auction expert. Industry insiders also say that the approach of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) to the auctions goes against its trend of progressive recommendations for the FM... Read more
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dna
All but Airtel fail Trai's call drop test in Ahmedabadof the operators failed to meet the benchmark by a wide margin," the drive test
All but Airtel fail Trai's call drop test in Ahmedabad
dna / Posted 18 hours ago
of the operators failed to meet the benchmark by a wide margin," the drive test report released by Trai said. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) found that other than Airtel 2G and 3G and Vodafone 2G, most of the operators... Read more
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The Economic Times
Net neutrality: US follows Indian counterpart Trai’s stepsdated June 15, 2016, from the US regulatory authority chairman Tom Wheeler's of
Net neutrality: US follows Indian counterpart Trai’s steps
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
dated June 15, 2016, from the US regulatory authority chairman Tom Wheeler's office to Ram Sewak Sharma, chairman of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, apprised the latter of the FCC's recent win in the net neutrality debate with the US... Read more
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Business Standard India
Most telcos fail call drop test in Ahmedabad, says Trairegulator has conducted the drive tests in Ahmedabad from May 18-20, in Lucknow
Most telcos fail call drop test in Ahmedabad, says Trai
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
regulator has conducted the drive tests in Ahmedabad from May 18-20, in Lucknow on May 18-19 and on May 20 in Kanpur The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Monday said most telecom operators failed a call drop test in Ahmedabad,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Apart from Bharti Airtel’s 2G services, others have failed the call drop test in Ahmedabaddesired norms. "All the operators have failed to meet the call drop rate bench
Apart from Bharti Airtel’s 2G services, others have failed the call drop test in Ahmedabad
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
desired norms. "All the operators have failed to meet the call drop rate benchmark of under 2% except Airtel 2G," said the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) in a statement, on Ahmedabad. In the drive tests conducted during May 18 to 20... Read more
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Business Standard India
Most telcos fail call drop test in Ahmedabad; did well in Kanpur and Lucknow: Trairegulator has conducted the drive tests in Ahmedabad from May 18-20, in Lucknow
Most telcos fail call drop test in Ahmedabad; did well in Kanpur and Lucknow: Trai
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
regulator has conducted the drive tests in Ahmedabad from May 18-20, in Lucknow on May 18-19 and on May 20 in Kanpur Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Monday said most operators have failed the call drop test in Ahmedabad except... Read more
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Calcutta News
India's spectrum proceeds seen way below target at $10-$12 bn: HSBChowever, a final decision on the spectrum usage charge (SUC) has not been taken
India's spectrum proceeds seen way below target at $10-$12 bn: HSBC
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
however, a final decision on the spectrum usage charge (SUC) has not been taken. "The government will be asking the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to provide a recommendation on the spectrum usage charge and the overall process... Read more
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The Financial Express
India’s spectrum proceeds seen way below target at $10-$12 billion: HSBChowever, a final decision on the spectrum usage charge (SUC) has not been taken
India’s spectrum proceeds seen way below target at $10-$12 billion: HSBC
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
however, a final decision on the spectrum usage charge (SUC) has not been taken. “The government will be asking the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to provide a recommendation on the spectrum usage charge and the overall process... Read more
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The Economic Times
India's spectrum auction proceeds seen way below target at $10-12 billion: HSBChowever, a final decision on the spectrum usage charge (SUC) has not been taken
India's spectrum auction proceeds seen way below target at $10-12 billion: HSBC
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
however, a final decision on the spectrum usage charge (SUC) has not been taken. "The government will be asking the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to provide a recommendation on the spectrum usage charge and the overall process... Read more
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New Kerala
India's spectrum proceeds seen way below target at USD 10-USD 12 bn: HSBC - newkerala.com #82329however, a final decision on the spectrum usage charge (SUC) has not been taken
India's spectrum proceeds seen way below target at USD 10-USD 12 bn: HSBC - newkerala.com #82329
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
however, a final decision on the spectrum usage charge (SUC) has not been taken. "The government will be asking the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to provide a recommendation on the spectrum usage charge and the overall process... Read more
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The Economic Times
Technology companies like Microsoft welcome Trai’s cloud paperNEW DELHI: Indian arms of multinational technology companies have welcomed the
Technology companies like Microsoft welcome Trai’s cloud paper
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: Indian arms of multinational technology companies have welcomed the paper on cloud computing put out by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on June 10. "A strong technology infrastructure that harnesses the power of global... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai app to check internet speed offered by telcosContinuing its efforts to improve quality of services, Telecom Regulatory Autho
Trai app to check internet speed offered by telcos
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Continuing its efforts to improve quality of services, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) will next month launch a mobile app that will measure the speed of internet on mobile phones automatically and pass on the data to a portal, where... Read more
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The Hindu
Start-up, telecom officials spar over cloud telephony servicedo not cover such a service. But Mr. Gupta said these licences which were made
Start-up, telecom officials spar over cloud telephony service
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
do not cover such a service. But Mr. Gupta said these licences which were made almost two decades ago were archaic. He said Telecom Regulatory Authority of India was already working on this. The firm said that it tried hard to convince the telecom... Read more
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The Economic Times
TRAI seeks stakeholders response on Digital Terrestrial BroadcastingNEW DELHI: Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday issued a cons
TRAI seeks stakeholders response on Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
NEW DELHI: Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday issued a consultation paper on Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting in India which it is planning to open to private players, aimed at reaching larger audiences. The objectives of the... Read more
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New Kerala
TRAI seeks stakeholders response on Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting - newkerala.com #81528New Delhi, June 25 : Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday iss
TRAI seeks stakeholders response on Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting - newkerala.com #81528
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
New Delhi, June 25 : Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday issued a consultation paper on Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting in India which it is planning to open to private players, aimed at reaching larger audiences. The objectives... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai seeks feedback on opening DTTThe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) issued a consultation paper, s
Trai seeks feedback on opening DTT
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) issued a consultation paper, seeking public comments on whether private entities should be allowed to provide digital terrestrial transmission (DTT) services. If adopted, this would end state-run... Read more
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The Financial Express
Department of Telecom writes to Trai for views on annual spectrum chargesthat government should levy 3 per cent SUC on airwaves that will be allocated t
Department of Telecom writes to Trai for views on annual spectrum charges
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
that government should levy 3 per cent SUC on airwaves that will be allocated to companies following the auction. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) had recommended SUC at a uniform rate of three per cent across the industry and... Read more
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Business Standard India
State to begin Wi-Fi services in East Delhi by year-endand managed in a structured way," the statement added. An expert committee was
State to begin Wi-Fi services in East Delhi by year-end
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
and managed in a structured way," the statement added. An expert committee was also constituted comprising officers from Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, Department of Electronics & Information Technology, GoI, Department of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Department of Telecom writes to Trai for views on annual spectrum chargesthat government should levy 3 per cent SUC on airwaves that will be allocated t
Department of Telecom writes to Trai for views on annual spectrum charges
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
that government should levy 3 per cent SUC on airwaves that will be allocated to companies following the auction. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) had recommended SUC at a uniform rate of three per cent across the industry and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Delhi government announces free internet services projectat these hotspots. The limit of usage will be consistent with the average daily
Delhi government announces free internet services project
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
at these hotspots. The limit of usage will be consistent with the average daily usage of an individual as defined by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). As per a TRAI report, on the basis of average consumption of internet, daily... Read more
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The Financial Express
‘Free wi-fi’ across East Delhi by Decemberspell out the limit but said that it would be consistent with the average daily
‘Free wi-fi’ across East Delhi by December
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
spell out the limit but said that it would be consistent with the average daily usage of an individual as defined by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). The IT department will be the nodal agency in implementing the project,... Read more
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asianage
Vodafone to file prospectus for Indian listing in August: sourceshad 198 million subscribers as of end-April, with about a 19.1 per cent share o
Vodafone to file prospectus for Indian listing in August: sources
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
had 198 million subscribers as of end-April, with about a 19.1 per cent share of the total market, according to data from Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. In the financial year ended March 31, the Indian business reported 5 per cent growth... Read more
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asianage
Vodafone to file prospectus for Indian listing in August sourceshad 198 million subscribers as of end-April, with about a 19.1 per cent share o
Vodafone to file prospectus for Indian listing in August sources
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
had 198 million subscribers as of end-April, with about a 19.1 per cent share of the total market, according to data from Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. In the financial year ended March 31, the Indian business reported 5 per cent growth... Read more
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asianage
Spectrum auction: The ironymake arrangements after the Cabinet takes a decision. The main issue remains t
Spectrum auction: The irony
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
make arrangements after the Cabinet takes a decision. The main issue remains that of call drops. Despite pressure from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, little is being done by most of the firms. The courts, too, sided with the telecom... Read more
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asianage
Spectrum auction The ironymake arrangements after the Cabinet takes a decision. The main issue remains t
Spectrum auction The irony
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
make arrangements after the Cabinet takes a decision. The main issue remains that of call drops. Despite pressure from the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, little is being done by most of the firms. The courts, too, sided with the telecom... Read more
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Business Standard India
Analysts feel not all spectrum will be sold in auctionalso say that as a final decision on the spectrum usage charge (SUC) has not be
Analysts feel not all spectrum will be sold in auction
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
also say that as a final decision on the spectrum usage charge (SUC) has not been taken and government will be asking the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to provide a recommendation on the spectrum usage charge and the overall process... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Supreme Court to hear plea to ban WhatsApp for its end-to-end encryptionand constitute a threat to national security, the petition said. Yadav, 27, to
Supreme Court to hear plea to ban WhatsApp for its end-to-end encryption
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
and constitute a threat to national security, the petition said. Yadav, 27, told IANS that he had written letters to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) and the Ministry of Communications and IT before filing the petition, but... Read more
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New Kerala
Supreme Court to hear plea to ban WhatsApp - newkerala.com #80894and constitute a threat to national security, the petition said. Yadav, 27, to
Supreme Court to hear plea to ban WhatsApp - newkerala.com #80894
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
and constitute a threat to national security, the petition said. Yadav, 27, told IANS that he had written letters to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) and the Ministry of Communications and IT before filing the petition, but... Read more
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The Economic Times
Five macro triggers that could sway your market todayupcoming sale as well as the method to calculate overall SUC for telcos. It ins
Five macro triggers that could sway your market today
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
upcoming sale as well as the method to calculate overall SUC for telcos. It instead chose to refer the matter back to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) for its views. The government has also decided to reduce the equity lock-in... Read more
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dna
Govt's mega spectrum auction plan eyes Rs 5.66 lakh crore in revenueindustry's funds. The panel has also suggested stringent payment conditions com
Govt's mega spectrum auction plan eyes Rs 5.66 lakh crore in revenue
dna / Posted 6 days ago
industry's funds. The panel has also suggested stringent payment conditions compared to liberal method suggested by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). The panel has favoured that companies winning spectrum in higher frequency... Read more
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The Economic Times
Slow internet driving you nuts? Here is how your service provider is fleecing you(Mbps is megabits per second, a measure of internet speed). Wireless connection
Slow internet driving you nuts? Here is how your service provider is fleecing you
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
(Mbps is megabits per second, a measure of internet speed). Wireless connections are even more patchy. Still worse, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) and consumer advocacy groups haven't made much headway and service providers are... Read more
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The Economic Times
world’s fastest-growing market stays caught in slow internet(Mbps is megabits per second, a measure of internet speed). Wireless connection
world’s fastest-growing market stays caught in slow internet
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
(Mbps is megabits per second, a measure of internet speed). Wireless connections are even more patchy. Still worse, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) and consumer advocacy groups haven't made much headway and service providers are... Read more
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Business Standard India
Spectrum usage charge: Cabinet sends proposal back to regulatorusage charge across bands The Cabinet on Wednesday decided to send back the is
Spectrum usage charge: Cabinet sends proposal back to regulator
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
usage charge across bands The Cabinet on Wednesday decided to send back the issue of spectrum usage charge (SUC) to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) for scrutiny. SUC, one of the many levies operators pay the government, has... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt clears biggest spectrum auctionlevied by the department of telecommunications. A key aspect of spectrum usage
Govt clears biggest spectrum auction
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
levied by the department of telecommunications. A key aspect of spectrum usage charges will, however, be sent back to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) for clarification. The Trai had proposed flat spectrum usage charges but the... Read more
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asianage
Cabinet clears biggest spectrum sale yethistory of the country. It has been approved,” said Mr Jaitley. However, the g
Cabinet clears biggest spectrum sale yet
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
history of the country. It has been approved,” said Mr Jaitley. However, the government has decided to refer back to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) the issue of spectrum usage charge (SUC) paid by operators as there was a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Cabinet clears base price for largest spectrum auctioncrore for 700 MHz and Rs 817 crore each for 2,300 MHz and 2,500 MHz bands. As
Cabinet clears base price for largest spectrum auction
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
crore for 700 MHz and Rs 817 crore each for 2,300 MHz and 2,500 MHz bands. As regards spectrum usage charge, the recommendation of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is 1 per cent for 2500 MHz and 3 per cent for all the other... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai seeks opinion on internet telephonycharges and allocation of numbering resources With apps like Whatsapp, Skype a
Trai seeks opinion on internet telephony
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
charges and allocation of numbering resources With apps like Whatsapp, Skype and Viber gaining popularity for calling, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on Wednesday came out with a consultation paper on internet telephony, seeking... Read more
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Business Standard India
BSNL adds most subscribers in April 2016According to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, telecom subscriber base in
BSNL adds most subscribers in April 2016
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
According to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, telecom subscriber base in April grew to 105.92 crore from 105.88 crore in March State-run telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) on Wednesday... Read more
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The Economic Times
Trai issues consultation paper on internet telephonyWith advancement in technology, mobile phones are facilitating voice calling th
Trai issues consultation paper on internet telephony
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
With advancement in technology, mobile phones are facilitating voice calling through apps like Whatsapp, Skype, etc. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) said, internet telephony has now become similar to conventional telephony and... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet clears norms for largest telecom spectrum auction - newkerala.com #80315sources that the reserve prices of various bands, as approved by the cabinet, r
Cabinet clears norms for largest telecom spectrum auction - newkerala.com #80315
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
sources that the reserve prices of various bands, as approved by the cabinet, remain the same as that recommended by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. The telecom watchdog had recommended a pan-India reserve price of Rs 2,873 crore for... Read more
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dna
TRAI invites consultation on internet telephonyThe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on Wednesday issued a consultation pa
TRAI invites consultation on internet telephony
dna / Posted 6 days ago
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on Wednesday issued a consultation paper on Internet telephone (VoIP), inviting comments, reservations and suggestions by July 21. The telecom body, in its observation noted how telecos charge high costs for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trai floats consultation paper on Internet Telephonyfrom additional entry fee, call termination charges to quality of service param
Trai floats consultation paper on Internet Telephony
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
from additional entry fee, call termination charges to quality of service parameters. In the consultation paper, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) requested the stakeholders to furnish their comments by July 21 and counter... Read more
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New Kerala
India's cabinet clears base price for largest spectrum auction - newkerala.com #80239crore for 700 MHz and Rs 817 crore each for 2,300 MHz and 2,500 MHz bands. As
India's cabinet clears base price for largest spectrum auction - newkerala.com #80239
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
crore for 700 MHz and Rs 817 crore each for 2,300 MHz and 2,500 MHz bands. As regards spectrum usage charge, the recommendation of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) is 1 per cent for 2500 MHz and 3 per cent for all the other... Read more
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The Economic Times
Auction of mobile phone airwaves approved: Sourceindustry's funds. The panel has also suggested stringent payment conditions co
Auction of mobile phone airwaves approved: Source
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
industry's funds. The panel has also suggested stringent payment conditions compared to liberal method suggested by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai). The panel has favoured that companies winning spectrum in higher frequency... Read more
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The Economic Times
TRAI floats consultation paper on Internet Telephonyfrom additional entry fee, call termination charges to quality of service param
TRAI floats consultation paper on Internet Telephony
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
from additional entry fee, call termination charges to quality of service parameters. In the consultation paper, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) requested the stakeholders to furnish their comments by July 21 and counter... Read more
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The Hindu
Cabinet approves spectrum auction that could fetch Rs. 5.66 lakh croreindustry’s funds. The panel has also suggested stringent payment conditions co
Cabinet approves spectrum auction that could fetch Rs. 5.66 lakh crore
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
industry’s funds. The panel has also suggested stringent payment conditions compared to a liberal method suggested by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India. The panel has favoured that companies winning spectrum in higher frequency bands... Read more
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The Financial Express
Cabinet approves mega spectrum auctionindustry’s funds. The panel has also suggested stringent payment conditions co
Cabinet approves mega spectrum auction
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
industry’s funds. The panel has also suggested stringent payment conditions compared to liberal method suggested by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai). The panel has favoured that companies winning spectrum in higher frequency... Read more
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New Kerala
India telecom regulator floats consultation paper on Internet Telephony - newkerala.com #80175from additional entry fee, call termination charges to quality of service param
India telecom regulator floats consultation paper on Internet Telephony - newkerala.com #80175
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
from additional entry fee, call termination charges to quality of service parameters. In the consultation paper, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) requested the stakeholders to furnish their comments by July 21 and counter... Read more
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The Financial Express
Secured, hacking-free cloud service is what India needs: ExpertsThe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) this month issued a consultati
Secured, hacking-free cloud service is what India needs: Experts
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) this month issued a consultation paper on cloud computing. (Reuters) While the world is witnessing cloud data breach incidents more often — micro-blogging website Twitter being the latest one — and... Read more
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New Kerala
Secured, hacking-free cloud service is what India needs:Tech Trends) - newkerala.com #80032are looking for ways to ensure data security, India has also joined the chorus
Secured, hacking-free cloud service is what India needs:Tech Trends) - newkerala.com #80032
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
are looking for ways to ensure data security, India has also joined the chorus for a safe, secured cloud experience. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) this month issued a consultation paper on cloud computing, inviting the... Read more
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