Industry: Telecommunication Category: Industry News


Citing a survey, Ericsson claimed that one-third of customers will immediately leave their telecom operator, if competition begins in offering 5G.
May 4, 2019, 10:20 a.m.

The probability of a price hike can be attributed to the penetration in mobile broadband services which has increased significantly and is nearing a saturation point. Prices of telecom services are likely to rise in the second half of the current financial year (2019-20), an Edelweiss report said on Tuesday.
April 17, 2019, 10:56 a.m.

Huawei is already engaged with customers in deploying 40 commercial 5G networks around the world that will be 97 times faster than 4G.
April 16, 2019, 10:09 a.m.

Service providers have to employ certain mechanism and a deviation from the net neutrality principles could be temporary, proportionate and transparent.
April 15, 2019, 10:48 a.m.


Pubic Data Office Aggregator (PDOA) should be allowed to resell internet services through yesteryear PCO type of set-up that will be called Public Data Offices.
April 6, 2019, 8:51 a.m.

There will be scope to design attractive incentivisation policy that can be channelised by telecom companies to adopt renewable energy. Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan on Wednesday proposed setting up a joint task force with the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) to promote green technology in the sector.
April 4, 2019, 1:22 p.m.

The DoS is not willing to even partially vacate the (28GHz) band, citing critical space operations.
April 4, 2019, 10:33 a.m.

TRAI is also finalizing the recommendations on the crucial over-the-top (OTT) players and would notify the regulations soon.
March 25, 2019, 7:22 a.m.

The Indian government aims to kickstart the deployment of ultra-high speed 5G networks in the country by 2020. Government-backed 5G technology trials are expected to commence not earlier than the end of the current calendar year or early next year, according to a recently constituted committee looking into field trial initiative.
March 23, 2019, 9:22 a.m.

The Ministry of Home Affairs will give the final security clearance on interoperability, and it is expected to be given shortly.
Feb. 16, 2019, 9:22 a.m.