Telecom spectrum auction

Day 5 of spectrum auction: Govt gets bids worth Rs 63,325 crore so far

Day 5 of spectrum auction: Govt gets bids worth Rs 63,325 crore so far

Spectrum auction has received bids worth Rs 63,325 crore so far on the fifth day Thursday for around 40 percent of mobile radiowaves put up for sale.

 

Oct 06, 2016, 15:33 PM IST
Telecom spectrum auction proceeds clock Rs 63,000 crore by fourth day

Telecom spectrum auction proceeds clock Rs 63,000 crore by fourth day

Spectrum auction has received bids worth Rs 63,000 crore so far on the fourth day on Wednesday for around 40 per cent of mobile frequencies put up for sale but telecom operators continued to ignore highly priced 4G radiowaves in 700 Mhz and 900 Mhz bands.

Oct 05, 2016, 14:53 PM IST
Telecom spectrum auction proceeds clock Rs 60,969 crore by third day

Telecom spectrum auction proceeds clock Rs 60,969 crore by third day

The much-hyped spectrum auction crawled on the third day today, adding Rs 4,097 crore of bids to take total commitments to Rs 60,969 crore but over 60 per cent of the airwaves remained unsold as premium 4G bands found no takers.

Oct 04, 2016, 20:25 PM IST
Overspend on spectrum to put RIL rating under pressure:Moody's

Overspend on spectrum to put RIL rating under pressure:Moody's

Higher-than-expected spending by Reliance Industries Ltd in the upcoming telecom spectrum auction will put pressure on its ratings, although the cash outgo on account of Jio launch can be accommodated, Moody's Investors Service said.

Sep 13, 2016, 17:24 PM IST
Government defers mega spectrum auction by 2 days to Oct 1

Government defers mega spectrum auction by 2 days to Oct 1

Heeding to the industry's demand for starting spectrum auction from an auspicious date, government has deferred the mega sale of mobile frequencies by two days to October 1.

Aug 29, 2016, 21:41 PM IST

Fiscal deficit is 4.1% this year, thanks to telcos

The government is believed to have met the fiscal deficit target of 4.1 percent of GDP for 2014-15, helped by last minute payment of Rs 10,808 crore by telecom companies for spectrum and tax receipts in March

Mar 31, 2015, 23:32 PM IST

Mobile call, service rates can go up by 12-15%: COAI

There is a lot of load on telecom operators due to spectrum payment.

Mar 31, 2015, 20:32 PM IST

Supreme Court allows govt to conclude telecom airwave auctions

The Supreme Court has allowed the government to conclude the auction of telecom airwaves and collect initial payments from operators.

Mar 26, 2015, 13:00 PM IST

SC gives liberty to Centre to finalise auction of Spectrum

Government raised a record Rs 109,874 crore in the country's biggest and the fiercest auction of telecom spectrum.

Mar 26, 2015, 12:44 PM IST

Spectrum auction ends: Govt to get Rs 1.10 trillion; rates may rise

Government raised a record Rs 109,874 crore in the country's biggest and the fiercest auction of telecom spectrum that ended Wednesday, triggering fears of hike in call and data rates.

Mar 25, 2015, 20:51 PM IST

Spectrum auction belie zero loss presumptions, says Jaitley

With the telecom spectrum auction fetching a record Rs 109,874 crore, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday took a jibe at Congress leader Kapil Sibal, saying the 'zero loss' theory has been belied.

Mar 25, 2015, 19:15 PM IST

Telecom spectrum auction ends with bids about Rs 1.10 lakh crore

India's biggest telecom spectrum auction ended Wednesday after 19 days of fierce bidding that fetched about Rs 1.10 lakh crore to the government.

Mar 25, 2015, 17:54 PM IST

Telecom spectrum auction concludes; Govt garners about Rs 1.10 lakh crore

The government has garnered about Rs 1.10 lakh crore from the telecom spectrum auction after 19 days and 115 rounds of fierce bidding among eight operators.

Mar 25, 2015, 17:33 PM IST
Spectrum auction kitty rises to Rs 1.09 lakh crore

Spectrum auction kitty rises to Rs 1.09 lakh crore

Government's kitty from the telecom spectrum auction on Tuesday rose to Rs 1.09 lakh crore with the provisional allocation of 89 percent radiowaves made at the end of the 18th day.

Mar 24, 2015, 20:33 PM IST

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Mar 08, 2015, 15:55 PM IST

Govt to raise Rs 39K cr next fiscal from communication

The government will meet its revenue target of over Rs 40,847 crore in 2013-14 from the communication services, mainly on account of the recently concluded telecom spectrum auction and related charges.

Feb 17, 2014, 17:56 PM IST

Telecom stocks gain up to 2% after auction

Telecom stocks Friday settled with as much as 2 percent gain after the government raised over Rs 61,162 crore from auction of wireless spectrum.

Feb 14, 2014, 18:10 PM IST

Vodafone, Airtel win spectrum; Govt gets Rs 61,162 cr

Vodafone Group and Bharti Airtel won critical wireless telecom spectrum in metros like Delhi and Mumbai and several other cities in an intensely fought 10- day auction that gave the government over Rs 61,162 crore, far exceeding its own target.

Feb 13, 2014, 21:42 PM IST

Govt rakes in Rs 61,162 cr from spectrum auction: Sibal

It has ensured a minimum revenue of Rs 18,296.36 crore to the government in the current financial year ending March 31.

Feb 13, 2014, 21:15 PM IST

Spectrum auction ends; govt receives bids worth over Rs 60K cr

The auction for 900 Mhz and 1800 Mhz bands saw strong contest for the radiowaves among eight telecom companies, with the bidding stretching to 68 rounds.

Feb 13, 2014, 17:41 PM IST