Internet shutdowns due to CAA protests cost mobile operators around 24.5 million rupees in revenue every hour
Indian mobile operators are losing around 24.5 million rupees ($350,000) in revenue every hour they are forced to suspend internet services on government orders to control protests against a new citizenship law, a top lobby group said on Friday
CERC allows Power Grid to offer towers to telecos for BTS installation; move to address deficiency of telecom coverage
The power utility had approached the commission to "engage in other business for optimum utilisation of the assets".
The government collects license fee and spectrum usage charge as a percentage of revenue earned by telecom service providers from sale of telecom services.
Telecom department expected to clear Vodafone-Idea merger tomorrow to create country's largest mobile operator
The Vodafone-Idea merger will create the country's largest mobile service operator.
Airtel adds 10 lakh new customers in September, others lose more than 29 lakh subscribers: COAI data
Bharti Airtel continues to hold the top position, with 29.8 percent market share -- subscriber base of 28.2 crore.
The decision to impose import duty would come as a blow to the telecom sector as they have to shell out hundreds of crores in import duty for the import they have already made.
The GSMA has elected Sunil Bharti Mittal, Founder and Chairman, Bharti Enterprises, as its chairman for the two-year period from January 2017 to December 2018, a statement said here on Thursday.
The GSM subscriber base rose by 0.90 percent to 711.55 million in April with mobile operators adding 6.35 million users during the month, industry body COAI said.
With mobile operators getting wary about messaging apps eating into their voice call earnings, Hike messenger says such services in fact can open a new ‘fat revenue stream’ for the full-fledged telecom firms.
To simplify mobile phone applications purchase, Microsoft and Idea Cellular have joined hands to introduce operator billing on the Windows Store for Idea subscribers, said Nikhil Mathur, director, B2B and operator channels, Nokia India.
IxLoad emulates the behaviour of mobile subscribers and virtualised network functions (VNFs) to allow operators to speed the introduction of new services.
Facebook has announced the launch of Internet.org, a group of technology leaders partnering in order to make the Internet available to the entire world. Along
Reports about the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (TRAI) recommendations
Service providers, including banks and mobile operators, need to invest substantial efforts in building an 'ecosystem' to make the mobile money service work.
Accenture Mobility Operated Services will offer a mobile 'services store' that includes the design, delivery and management of a broad portfolio of vertical mobility applications.