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Ministers panel sets 5% usage charge for new spectrum

Last Updated: Monday, January 27, 2014, 13:52

A ministerial panel on Monday fixed the spectrum usage charge (SUC) for new airwaves at 5 percent of the revenue of telecom operators in a bid to boost sales in the auction starting February 3.

Government plans to finalise spectrum charges before auction

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 16:19

The government expects to finalise the issue of annual spectrum charges, over which telecom operators have locked horns, before the auction of airwaves scheduled to start on February 3.

Telcos owe Rs 17,980 cr to govt, but is under litigation

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 21:47

Bharti Airtel has a total outstanding of Rs 5,540.68 crore, followed by Vodafone, which owes a total of Rs 3,846.29 crore, Reliance Communiations Rs 2,422.67 crore, Idea Rs 2,029.96 crore, Aircel Rs 1,351.51 crore and Tata Teleservices Rs 1,402.02 crore.

Telcos owe govt over Rs 30,000 cr as spectrum charges

Last Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2013, 16:39

Telecom operators, including BSNL and Bharti Airtel, owe the government Rs 30,158.05 crore as outstanding spectrum charges, including the one-time fee and usage charges.

DoT slaps Rs 877-crore spectrum charge demand on Vodafone

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 21:15

Department of Telecommunications has raised demand of around Rs 877.6 crore from Vodafone as spectrum charges for the period between 2008-09 and 2011-12.

Pvt telcos owe Rs 583cr to Govt in licence, spectrum charges:Sibal

Last Updated: Friday, March 30, 2012, 19:53

Private telecom operators including Bharti Airtel, Reliance Communications and Tata Teleservices owe Rs 582.88 crore to the government as licence fee and spectrum charges, Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal on Friday said.

Airtel's Mittal indicates tariff hike if spectrum charged

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 25, 2012, 20:23

If the entire telecom sector is going to pay much higher charges to the govt then the tariffs will shoot up.

Govt to charge for spectrum beyond 4.4 MHz from new players

Last Updated: Sunday, January 01, 2012, 11:53

TRAI has been mulling charging operators for additional 1.8 MHz (GSM)/2.5 MHz (CDMA) spectrum.

One-time fee for extra spectrum not ruled out: Telecom Secy

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 27, 2011, 17:57

The one-time fee was recommended by telecom regulator TRAI and the amount was computed by experts.

BSNL, MTNL paid Rs 236.99 cr in spectrum usage charges for H1

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 21, 2011, 15:07

The government received a total of Rs 236.99 crore from BSNL and MTNL as spectrum usage charges for the first half (April-September) of the current fiscal, Parliament was informed Wednesday.

Airtel pays Rs 1,177.5 crore licence, spectrum charges

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 24, 2011, 21:45

Telecom giant Bharti Airtel became one of the largest contributor in terms of revenue through licence fees and spectrum usage charge to the government by paying Rs 1,177.5 crore during the quarter ended June 30, the telecom regulator said Wednesday.