Post conversion of the liabilities, the government is projected to have a 35.8 per cent stake in Vodafone Idea and around 9.5 per cent shareholding each in Tata Teleservices (M) and Tata Teleservices.
Telecom sector in India witnessed a growth of 4.24% in Adjusted Gross Revenue (AGR) in the July to September quarter 2021, according to latest data of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India.
Reflecting a negative hiring sentiment, major industries like auto, telecom, oil, BPO, insurance saw a fall in hiring in December.
The US rollout of the 5G network had been set for December 5, but was delayed to January 5 after Airbus and Boeing raised concerns about potential interference with the devices on planes.
The amendments in the licences were issued on December 21 and extended to other forms of telecom permits on December 22.
The concerted effort to hike tariffs alongside the government's relief package that included a four-year break on payment of dues lifted the industry's spirits.
Police submitted that the accused registered a company in the name 'Techbia' for illegal activity and a telecom connection of a major telecom service provider was misused.
Jio network recorded around 10 per cent rise in average 4G data download speed while speed on VIL and Airtel network increased 8.9 per cent and 5.3 per cent respectively compared to the previous month
The subscribers will be given the option to choose the connection they want to retain and deactivate the rest of the connections, according to the order issued on December 7.
The regulator said it is contravention of Mobile Number Portability Regulations as it takes away the consumer’s right to avail mobile number portability facility.
It also asked whether a certain portion of the spectrum should be earmarked for private networks
RIL dismissed a report titled `Reliance mulling bid for UK's telco BT Group' as completely speculative and baseless.
Telecom operator Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced that it has successfully conducted India’s first 5G trial in the 700 MHz band in partnership with Nokia.
“DoT gave an extension for 5G trials for a period of six months as requested by the operators. This move goes well for everyone,” a telecom executive told TNIE.
The DoT has set June 30, 2022, as the last date for government organisation for complete transition to IPv6, according to an official note issued on November 2.