Based on buffer and safety zone details provided by the aviation ministry, the DoT has asked telecom operators not to install 5G base stations in the 3.3-3.6 Ghz band in the area of 2.1 kilometres from both ends of the runway and 910 meters from the centre line of the runway of Indian airports
Users having a Jio sim card will only be able to access the 5G network only if their smartphones have already received the 5G-supportive software update
Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said that about 71 per cent of the total spectrum put on the block has been provisionally sold so far, and termed it a good response
India’s 5G auction starts today and four companies are bidding: Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea. The fourth contender is Indian billionaire Gautam Adani, whose entry came as a surprise
The allotment is part of Google's commitment to invest USD 1 billion with Airtel, which included equity investment in the company worth USD 700 million, about Rs 5,224 crore, Airtel said in a regulatory filing
Adani Group to plan surprise entry into telecom spectrum race; to face Ambani’s Jio, Mittal’s Airtel
Applications for participating in the 26 July auction of airwaves, including those capable of providing fifth-generation or 5G telecom services such as ultra-high-speed internet connectivity, closed on Friday with at least four applications
Singtel's effective stake in Bharti Airtel is 31.7 per cent. It holds a 49.44 per cent stake in Mittal family owned firm Bharti Telecom. Bharti Telecom holds a 35.85 per cent in Bharti Airtel.
Research analysts at BofA were of the view that Vodafone Idea (VIL)management has focused on top core circles and the company may selectively bid in their core 3G and 4G circles
This will be the second such investment by Google in India. In July 2020, it invested $4.5 billion for a 7.73 per cent stake in billionaire Mukesh Ambani's Jio Platforms
At 11: 45 am, Sensex was down by 1.34 percent to 59,414.73 while Nifty slumped 1.30 percent to 17,692.40
These plans will provide the best value in the industry. Upholding the Jio promise of providing the best-quality service at the lowest price globally, Jio customers will continue to be the biggest beneficiaries, Jio said
Bharti Airtel's about Rs 21,000 crore rights issue had opened on 5 October and closed on 21 October and was oversubscribed
During the last week, BSE jumped 710 points or 1.21 percent, while market benchmark Sensex scaled the 59,000-mark for the first time
Airtel's Sunil Bharti Mittal vows to bring telecom industry together; talks to VI's Nick Read, will reach out to Ambani
Mittal also said that rather than being fierce competitors, time has come for all the telcos — Jio and VI included — to close ranks and work together as 'team India'
Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnav said that 100 percent FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) in telecom via the automatic route was also approved by the Cabinet
The telecom czar further estimated that the industry's ARPUs (Average Revenue Per User) would reach Rs 200 per user per month by the end of the current financial year
Airtel and Qualcomm collaborate for 5G push in India, to enable 5G Fixed Wireless Access and other use cases
Airtel recently became India's the first telco to demonstrate 5G over a live commercial network in Hyderabad city.
Delhi HC asks TRAI to ensure strict implementation of regulation to curb unsolicited commercial calls
The HC also directed telcos to ensure they strictly comply with the Telecom Commercial Communications Customer Preferences Regulations (TCCCPR) 2018 issued by Trai.