Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 23:40
A decision on this matter, however, will most probably be taken by next government only.
Last Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014, 17:13
The Department of Telecom has approached regulator TRAI seeking its recommendations on auction of airwaves held by 29 licencees across 18 out of 22 service areas that are expiring in 2015-16.
Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 21:12
Microwave technology is widely deployed by operators to provide point-to-point radio frequency links in mobile networks.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 15:45
Telecom regulator TRAI Tuesday recommended allowing outright transfer of spectrum by telecom companies to other operators, but has suggested a bar on its leasing for now.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 25, 2014, 20:38
The matter is crucial for the spectrum auction scheduled to start on February 3, from which the government expects to raise at least Rs 11,300 crore to curb the fiscal deficit.
Last Updated: Friday, January 24, 2014, 22:48
The "complex" issue of spectrum usage charge will be cleared in EGoM's meeting on Monday ahead of auction of radiowaves planned from February 3, Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal said Friday.
Last Updated: Friday, January 24, 2014, 17:16
Inter-Ministerial panel Telecom Commission may take a call Saturday on long-pending issues, including the spectrum usage charge, that may decide the fate of the upcoming spectrum auction.
Last Updated: Friday, January 17, 2014, 22:38
Eight telecom service providers, including 7 GSM operators have applied to participate in spectrum auction scheduled to start from February 3.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 21:29
The inter-ministerial panel Telecom Commission (TC) is likely to meet again next week to finalise its views on levying a uniform annual fee on spectrum usage across all players in the sector.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 20:53
"Telecom Commission discussed the matter (spectrum usage charge) but it needs further deliberations. There will be another meeting next 2-3 days for further discussion," a government official said after meeting.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 13:52
The inter-ministerial body Telecom Commission (TC) is likely to meet on January 7 mainly to discuss proposal of levying uniform annual fee on spectrum usage across all players in the sector.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 26, 2013, 19:44
"Telecom Commission will meet on December 31 to discuss spectrum usage charge," a DoT official said.
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