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Idea Cellular tops Trai's 4G upload speed rankings in Sep

Idea Cellular tops Trai's 4G upload speed rankings in Sep

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) MySpeed app tabulates mobile data speed of various operators.

Oct 09, 2017, 12:41 PM IST
Trai to meet telcos on international termination rates

Trai to meet telcos on international termination rates

The international settlement rates or international termination charge to be paid to the Indian access provider is decided domestically.

Oct 08, 2017, 15:34 PM IST

DoT approaches TRAI on review of spectrum caps for telcos

IMG noted that the matter "merits examination and inputs from regulator" and accordingly, the telecom department has decided to consult TRAI on the issue of spectrum limit.

Oct 04, 2017, 19:23 PM IST
Reliance Jio: No single call can last more than 5 hours

Reliance Jio: No single call can last more than 5 hours

If in case the caller exceeds the limit, their outgoing calls would be discontinued for the day. Subsequently, they would have to top up their Jio account with Rs 149 to restore the service.

Oct 04, 2017, 12:22 PM IST

TRAI to strengthen MySpeed app; whitepaper by month-end

Trai hopes to finalise, by month-end, views on parameters for measuring data speeds for wireless broadband.

Oct 03, 2017, 17:05 PM IST

TRAI to strengthen MySpeed app; whitepaper by month-end

Trai hopes to finalise, by month-end, views on parameters for measuring data speeds for wireless broadband.

Oct 03, 2017, 17:05 PM IST
Trai's net neutrality views by Oct-end; OTT consultation soon

Trai's net neutrality views by Oct-end; OTT consultation soon

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has already concluded open house discussions around the controversial issue of net neutrality and is in the process of drafting the recommendations.

Oct 02, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
Telecom regulator floats consultation paper for in-flight connectivity

Telecom regulator floats consultation paper for in-flight connectivity

The consultation paper on `In Flight Connectivity` has sought written comments on the issues from the stakeholders by October 27, and counter-comments by November 3, 2017.

Sep 29, 2017, 18:25 PM IST
No connect between IUC, financial stress on telcos: Trai

No connect between IUC, financial stress on telcos: Trai

He was responding to a query over criticism over IUC reduction at the India Mobile Congress by Idea Cellular Managing Director and CEO Himanshu Kapania.

Sep 28, 2017, 23:00 PM IST
Apple seeks discussion on pesky call app issue with Trai

Apple seeks discussion on pesky call app issue with Trai

As per the regulator, Apple had denied access to call logs and SMS inbox for the application.

Sep 28, 2017, 19:53 PM IST
Telcos want Trai to defer new call drop rule by six months

Telcos want Trai to defer new call drop rule by six months

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on August 18 issued stricter version of quality of service rules which will be come into effect from October 1. 

Sep 25, 2017, 18:33 PM IST
Telecom sector under stress: SBI chief

Telecom sector under stress: SBI chief

She said this when asked whether TRAI's decision to reduce the IUC charges would affect incumbent operators like Vodafone, Airtel and Idea which were already feeling the heat of Reliance Jio's disruptive move.

Sep 23, 2017, 19:10 PM IST
IUC cut to hit telcos' biz by Rs 5k cr, 2G calls to suffer: COAI

IUC cut to hit telcos' biz by Rs 5k cr, 2G calls to suffer: COAI

Regulator Trai's decision to cut call connection charge rate by more than half, if executed, will hit earnings of old mobile operators to the tune of Rs 5,000 crore in the current fiscal, industry body COAI on Wednesday said.

Sep 20, 2017, 19:37 PM IST

IUC maths scientific, no question of favouring anyone: Trai

TRAI decided yesterday to slash the charge paid by an operator for terminating a mobile call on a rival network to 6 paise a minute, from the current 14 paise.

Sep 20, 2017, 15:53 PM IST
Call connect rate cut to benefit new player only: Telcos

Call connect rate cut to benefit new player only: Telcos

Interconnection Usage Charges or IUC, will be brought down to six paise per minute from October 1, 2017, TRAI has said.

Sep 20, 2017, 12:18 PM IST
Airtel slams TRAI's decision on IUC

Airtel slams TRAI's decision on IUC

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India said it would phase out IUC by January 1, 2020.

Sep 20, 2017, 10:48 AM IST

Idea demands separation of VoLTE, traditional calls for IUC

The company estimates that around 95 per cent of calls terminate on TDM network.

Sep 14, 2017, 23:58 PM IST
Airtel confusing TRAI regarding IUC: Reliance Jio

Airtel confusing TRAI regarding IUC: Reliance Jio

Jio has requested TRAI to "summarily dismiss this contention as this wrong argument is being merely used for shaping the Authority`s stand on the issue and influencing the opinion of other stakeholders".

Sep 11, 2017, 20:14 PM IST
Airtel claims Rs 6,800 crore loss from low IUC cost in 5 years

Airtel claims Rs 6,800 crore loss from low IUC cost in 5 years

Bharti Airtel accused Reliance Jio of "misleading" the telecom regulator and public over call connect charge issue, and claimed it has suffered a loss of Rs 6,800 crore in the last five years due to low network interconnection charges set by Trai.

Sep 07, 2017, 15:25 PM IST

Jio 4G speed slows down in July, but still beats rivals: Trai

The average 4G download speed on Jio network was 18.65 mbps.

Sep 06, 2017, 00:34 AM IST