Auction

Reticent spectrum bidders, ‘scam-talk’ mark 5G rollout

With the completion of the auctions for 5G spectrum, India is well on the way to the next level of the telecommunication revolution.

published on : 7th August 2022

Orissa HC gives 6 weeks time over OTM issue

The State government had winded up OTM at Choudwar in June 2001 and filed a petition for liquidation in the High Court. The court had subsequently appointed an official liquidator for the purpose.

published on : 5th August 2022

Post-auction spectrum harmonisation process done; allocation by Aug 12: Telecom Minister

The harmonisation process, critical for 5G services, brings together a bunch of radio wave holdings within a band into one contiguous block with the consensus of all telecom service providers.

published on : 4th August 2022

Good response to e-auction facility in South Central Railway zone

Further, more than 220 people have registered themselves on the Indian Railways E-Procurement System (IREPS) portal for participating in this initiative.

published on : 4th August 2022

Record Rs 1.5 lakh crores from 5G spectrum sale; Jio top bidder

Both Bharti and Jio have likely built a pan-India spectrum footprint for 5G, with Vodafone Idea's selective participation.

published on : 1st August 2022

Reliance Jio leads 5G spectrum auction with Rs 88,078 crore: IT minister

Reliance Jio took the more expensive 700MHz in all 22 circles; the band has a range from 5-10 km which gives good base coverage.

published on : 1st August 2022

5G spectrum auction enters sixth day of bidding; garners nearly Rs 1.50 lakh crore

The pitched battle in UP East circle seems to be cooling off now, indicating that the auctions may be entering the final leg, according to industry sources.

published on : 31st July 2022

 5G services by October first week, says Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw

5G services in the country are expected to begin by the first week of October, said telecom minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Saturday.

published on : 31st July 2022

71% of 5G spectrum sold so far, bidding to resume on Saturday

It added Rs 232 crore to its kitty on the fourth day of the auction. The reason behind stretching the auction for the entire week is fight for the 1800 MHz in UP (East).

published on : 30th July 2022

5G auction: 71 per cent of spectrum on block sold, bids of Rs 1,49,855 crore received

Sources said minister will be holding a meeting with PE funds, VCs, investors, & banks in Mumbai on Saturday to understand their views & concerns, as also to discuss the growth path for telecom sector

published on : 29th July 2022

5G auction stretches to fourth day; Bids worth Rs 1,49,623 crores received so far

From a consumer point of view, 5G technology will be 10 times faster than 4G and 30 times faster than 3G, and also it will allow a greater number of devices to be connected without any loss of speed.

published on : 29th July 2022

5G spectrum auction stretches to 4th day; bids worth Rs 1,49,623 crore received so far

According to sources, high interest continued to be seen for spectrum in 1800 MHz band in UP East circle, where Jio and Airtel were involved in intense bidding on Thursday.

published on : 28th July 2022

5G spectrum auctions enter day three; 10th round of bidding underway

On Wednesday, the auctions garnered Rs 1.49 lakh crore as aggressive bidding across multiple bands by players like Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel sustained the tempo.

published on : 28th July 2022

Buzz Aldrin flight-to-moon jacket sells at auction for USD 2.8 million

The unidentified winning bidder, who participated by phone, outlasted several others in bidding that spanned almost 10 minutes.

published on : 28th July 2022

Government receives bids worth Rs 1.49 lakh crore in 5G spectrum auction

The government had received spectrum bids worth Rs 1.45 lakh crore after the completion of four rounds of spectrum bidding on an opening day on Tuesday.

published on : 27th July 2022

5G spectrum: Fifth round of bidding underway, auctions may conclude today

Firms run by tycoons Mukesh Ambani, Sunil Bharti Mittal and Gautam Adani as well as Vodafone Idea had put in bids of about Rs 1.45 lakh crore to buy fifth-generation (5G) airwaves.

published on : 27th July 2022

5G spectrum auction: Government receives Rs 1.45 lakh crore bid on first day

Reliance Jio and Bharti Airtel, along with cash-strapped Vodafone Idea (VIL) and new entrant Adani Data Networks, have put in bids so far.

published on : 27th July 2022

5G spectrum auction: Rs 1.45 lakh crore bids by Jio, Airtel, others on Day 1 

The 3300 MHz & 26 GHz bands attracted strong bids. The telecom minister described the participation of four bidders as strong. The bids exceeding all expectations and surpassing 2015 records, he said.

published on : 26th July 2022

4 firms, Rs 4.3 lakh crore worth airwaves: All you need to know about India's 5G auction

Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio, Sunil Mittal-led Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and a unit of billionaire Gautam Adani's flagship Adani Enterprises are in the race.

published on : 26th July 2022

5G auction to take place today, 4 firms to bid for 72 gigahertz  spectrum

Experts believe the mid and high band spectrum will be utilised by the telecom service providers to roll out 5G services.

published on : 26th July 2022
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