TRAI hopes to finalise views on call connect charges by November-end: Official

A senior TRAI official, who did not wish to be named, said the regulator is hopeful of firming up its views by November-end but did not divulge further details.

published on : 18th November 2019

TRAI to review regulatory regime for international call termination charges

That review had brought down the termination charge for an international incoming call to wireline and wireless networks to 30 paise per minute with effect from February 1, 2018.

published on : 8th November 2019

Andhra Pradesh government plans selling red sanders in furniture form to curb smuggling

Though the government auctioned red sanders several times earlier, it allowed the buyers to export it in the form of logs.

published on : 25th October 2019

Reliance Jio marginally cuts mid-value tariff packs, adjusts IUC

Similarly, the company has brought down the cost of its two-month plan to Rs 333 and offer additional 1,000 minutes of outgoing calls.

published on : 21st October 2019

Jio slams Trai's IUC review as anti-poor; says move sabotages PM's Digital India vision

Trai's move to reopen the deadline for ending charges for terminating calls on rival networks beyond January 2020 had forced Jio to levy a 6 paisa per minute charge.

published on : 20th October 2019

Airtel, Jio spar over IUC charging at IMC 2019 

The day saw executives from Jio and Airtel taking digs at their respective rival’s stance on the issue during interactions with the media. 

published on : 16th October 2019

Other telecom companies levying hidden charges on customers: Reliance Jio

The telecom company said that these players have invested in wrong technologies that have cost them dearly and they cannot offset inefficiency in their networks.

published on : 15th October 2019

Telecom operators paid IUC of Rs 11,838 crore in 2018, Vodafone tops list

BSNL/MTNL paid Rs 1,405 crore as IUC charges, said the techINSIGHT report which is based on TRAI's annual report published in September this year.

published on : 11th October 2019

Jio charge on voice calls to boost earnings

Jio had announced on Wednesday that it will begin charging customers for outgoing calls made to rival networks at six paise a minute to recover the interconnect usage charge applicable on such calls.

published on : 11th October 2019