EGoM on 3G to meet on Aug 27; may decide reserve price

The Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on 3G spectrum auction will meet on August 27 to decide on the reserve price and number of slots of spectrum to be auctioned.

MoF asks DoT to put on hold allocation of additional spectrum

Finance Ministry has asked the DoT to put on hold further allocation of spectrum till a final view on Spectrum Review Committee`s report is taken, a move that may affect expansion of services by existing players.

DoT has enough spectrum to go ahead with 3G auction: Official

The Department of Telecom will not have to wait for the Defence Ministry to release frequencies for auctioning 3G radio waves as it has an adequate amount of spectrum, a senior official said on Sunday.

ONGC rings DoT for spectrum to setup own communication network

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
(ONGC) has approached the department of telecom for allocation
of spectrum to set up a captive communication network for its
Western Offshore site.

2G spectrum: BJP says flaws will mean cancellation of licence

BJP on Monday said cancellation of licences would be a "natural consequence" if flaws were found in the allotment.

Spectrum allocation cost govt Rs 60K cr: Oppn

Opposition lambasting the Telecom Ministry
for causing Rs 60,000 crore loss to the exchequer in
allocation of mobile service radio frequency.