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Feb 20, 2018
Major smartphone makers may invest as much as Rs 6,000 crore to assemble PCBs in IndiaAssembling PCBs is far more complex than having them imported, the primary reason why the government wants OEMs to invest in making their PCBs in India.
Nov 24, 2017
DoT exempts GPS installation on feature phones; mandatory for smartphones: ReportThe DoT's position viz a viz the installation of GPS in feature phones comes in contradiction to its earlier mandate.
Oct 03, 2017
Indian government extends the deadline to add support for Indian languages in mobile phones to February 2018The body noted that implementation of local Indian languages on handsets would fuel the growth of the industry substantially.
Aug 01, 2017
Reliance JioPhone ripple effect: More companies plan 4G feature phone by DecemberRIL Chairman and MD Mukesh Ambani recently launched JioPhone, a 4G feature phone at a one-time fully refundable deposit of Rs 1,500 per unit.
Jul 19, 2017
Dual SIM 4G smartphones have network speed issues: Junior IT minister ChaudharyIT minister said, handset makers have been asked to improve technology to check degradation in data speed
Jul 17, 2017
Govt slaps 10% import duty on USB cables used for mobile chargingSo far this was exempt from basic customs duty.
Jul 10, 2017
DoT rejects ICA's plea; insists on GPS in feature phones to be mandatory from 1 January 2018The ICA, which represents the mobile phone companies, had asked if A-GPS could be used to track the location of the people.
Oct 23, 2016
Indian Cellular Association urges Chinese mobile companies to embrace 'Make in India'At a time when India is poised to become a global manufacturing hub for mobile phones and components, Pankaj Mohindroo, National President, Indian Cellular Association (ICA), has asked Chinese companies to partner with Indian firms for setting up a manufacturing base in the country.
Oct 11, 2016
Chinese phonemakers to explore 'Make in India' opportunitiesChinese mobile phone companies with their Indian counterparts will hold three-day joint summit starting October 22 here with around 20 firms having interest in setting up their manufacturing units in the country.
May 07, 2016
Govt rationalises duty on mobile phone parts, industry sees boost for manufacturingThe government has removed basic customs duty and special additional duty proposed on charger, adaptor, batteries and wired headsets