Last Updated: Sunday, April 27, 2014, 22:13
"We are in the process to finalise the demand notice to telecom operators whose licences were quashed. There is no fix date as when it will be sent but it will be sent within a month," a DoT official said.
Last Updated: Friday, December 27, 2013, 18:13
The Department of Telecom has estimated that lowering annual spectrum fee as recommended by TRAI will cause the national exchequer a minimum loss of Rs 3,738 crore on renewal of the three licences that are due to expire in 2014.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 20:35
Mobile operator Telewings has got unified licence, the new telecom permits, after its promoter Telenor successfully transferred assets of old venture Unintech Wireless to the new entity.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 13:49
CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta on Saturday sought a discussion in Parliament on the report of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on the pricing of telecom licences and spectrum, saying it was "never placed" for a debate but just voted out.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 23:16
Shares of Idea Cellular closed at Rs 168.15 apiece, up 0.69 percent from their previous close on the BSE on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013, 18:59
Using the Internet may become up to 30 percent costlier as the Department of Telecom Friday issued corrigendum to the new telecom licences agreement bringing revenue from these services under its cess net.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 29, 2013, 23:40
The DoT may soon issue new telecom licences to Idea Cellular which had earlier refused to accept guidelines related to 3G roaming pacts in the unified license, sources said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 00:29
"Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal has approved amendments to the licences of Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular on June 6," a DoT source said.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 28, 2013, 18:20
The regime will be finalised after considering all the legal options, Telecom Secretary R Chandrasekhar said Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 21, 2013, 13:31
Government will hold the third round of 2G GSM spectrum auction for the airwaves that were freed following cancellation of telecom licences by Supreme Court in February last year and were not put for auction.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 15:12
Government may issue guidelines on new telecom licences called as Unified Licence next month.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 19:51
Issuing recommendations for granting new telecom licences, TRAI Wednesday asserted that it is the regulator's responsibility to propose guidelines and there is no provision in the law "to give concurrence" to the DoT's proposals.
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