Last Updated: Monday, January 13, 2014, 17:57
GSM industry body COAI has written to Department of Telecom (DoT) not to implement a proposal of "mandating only" BSNL and MTNL connections for government staff and enterprises as it would be "anti-competitive".
Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 21:16
Locking horns with Reliance Jio Infocomm, GSM industry body COAI has said it is "illogical" that for offering same technology on different bands, operators pay different charges.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 14:22
The GSM subscriber base in the country rose marginally in November to reach 68.80 crore, with 48.67 lakh new users added during the month, industry body COAI said on Monday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 16:39
The total rural teledensity stood at 41.70 percent as on September 2013.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 15:24
Reliance Jio Infocomm has demanded 4 crore numbers to launch 4G operations in the country.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 16:04
GSM based mobile service providers jointly added over 44 lakh new customers, taking their cumulative customer base to 67.88 crore in September, according to data released by industry body COAI on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 22:28
GSM industry body COAI has endorsed sectoral regulator Trai's suggestions to implement a flat spectrum usage charge (SUC) on operators, even as Reliance Jio Infocomm has raised issues over the proposal.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 19, 2013, 15:55
GSM body COAI had earlier said about 99 per cent of the penalty imposed on towers for violating norms is due to procedural issues such as delay in submission of reports.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 22:14
Total number of GSM subscribers as of August 2013 was at 674.41 million. Bharti Airtel has maximum subscribers with 192.22 million users.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 15:42
The GSM subscriber base stood at 67.26 crore at the end of July this year.
Last Updated: Monday, August 12, 2013, 19:44
The DoT has asked the states to refrain from sealing mobile towers or disconnecting power supply to them without the permission of its unit, TERM cell, on account of radiation related issues.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 16:16
Bharti Airtel added the maximum of 12.6 lakh users during the month to take its subscriber base to 8.59 crore, followed by Idea with 8.8 lakh additions to increase its base to 6.87 crore.
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