Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 21:45
"All companies have made upfront payment today. Total of about Rs 18,267 crore has been received," Telecom Secretary MF Farooqui said.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 15:00
Airtel, Vodafone, Idea Cellular, Reliance Jio Infocomm, Aircel, Reliance Communications and Telewings (Uninor) have won spectrum in 1800 Mhz band cumulatively for Rs 37,572.60 crore.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 00:50
The Department of Telecom has asked winners in the recent spectrum auction, which attracted bids worth Rs 61,162 crore, to make payments by February 27.
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 18:10
Telecom stocks Friday settled with as much as 2 percent gain after the government raised over Rs 61,162 crore from auction of wireless spectrum.
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 10:53
Idea Cellular rose as much as 6.7 percent, while Bharti Airtel rose 4.8 percent after both won airwaves in premium 900 megahertz band spectrum.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 21:42
Vodafone Group and Bharti Airtel won critical wireless telecom spectrum in metros like Delhi and Mumbai and several other cities in an intensely fought 10- day auction that gave the government over Rs 61,162 crore, far exceeding its own target.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 21:15
It has ensured a minimum revenue of Rs 18,296.36 crore to the government in the current financial year ending March 31.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 17:41
The auction for 900 Mhz and 1800 Mhz bands saw strong contest for the radiowaves among eight telecom companies, with the bidding stretching to 68 rounds.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 21:56
Aggressive bidding was seen on the 9th day of telecom spectrum auction for 1800 Mhz band, taking the total value of radiowaves to Rs 61,093.83 crore Wednesday.
Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 20:43
Shares of Idea Cellular tanked 8.43 percent, while Reliance Communications lost 3.95 percent on the BSE.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 09, 2014, 18:46
Telecom Secretary MF Farooqui said that there will a realisation of at least Rs 16,750 crore in the current fiscal if operators opt to pay in instalments.
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 17:44
The ongoing spectrum auction has seen bids crossing Rs 52,600 crore mark in first five days since it started on February 3.
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