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Shop owners alert! You may earn even more - Here is how | Check Modi 2.0 plan
Fri, Jun 21, 2019
If you are running a shop or a restaurant that sees a regular inflow of visitors, you may soon get an opportunity to make more money by selling WiFi services to the customers.
Trai mulls approach to determine unique mobile subscribers base
Sun, Jun 16, 2019
"Today, the subscriber base is counted based on the number of SIMs issued, but one subscriber may have multiple SIMs. We are mulling ways to determine correctly the number of people who are actually connected or unique subscribers, and it is a complex issue," the official said.
Television viewership dips post new TRAI cable, DTH rules
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
The television viewership in India dipped due to the disruption caused because of widespread blackouts and also the removal of key channels.
Telecom companies need to submit plan details of segmented offers every month: TRAI
Wed, Apr 03, 2019
Telecom regulator Trai Wednesday directed operators to submit before it all tariff plans that they offer to select segments of customers at the end of every month.
Trai begins consultation to review terms, conditions for OSP registration
Fri, Mar 29, 2019
Trai has sought stakeholders' view on multiple aspects ranging from validity of registration to registration charges, and from connectivity and interconnectivity aspects, to security conditions.
New broadcast regime is transparent, fair: TRAI
Fri, Mar 29, 2019
The market, earlier, was focused on broadcasters, distributers and operators, while theconsumer was not a participant. Now, the regulation has brought the market forces into play and removed some of the issues of transparency and non-discrimination, Sharma said.
Trai to hold consultation with BSNL, MTNL on allocation 4G spectrum: RS Sharma
Tue, Mar 26, 2019
We will issue a consultation paper and hold open house discussion on it," Trai Chairman R S Sharma told reporters on sidelines of an ICEA event.
Trai to introduce new mobile number portability regime from April 1
Mon, Mar 18, 2019
The High Court had set aside the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India`s (TRAI) order to lower the fees for MNP from Rs 19 per port to Rs 4 per port. TRAI had then said that the amount will be paid only if the porting request of the customer was successful while moving to the desired operator.
No yet apprised of govt's decision on telecom ombudsman: TRAI to DoT
Sun, Feb 17, 2019
"However, TRAI has not received any communication from the Government in this regard," the letter said.
DPOs need to pay new tariff to broadcasters starting Feb: IBF
Thu, Feb 14, 2019
The foundation also said its member broadcasters have executed the Reference Interconnect Offer (RIOs) under the new MRP regime with the DPOs and have implemented the new MRP regime effective February 1, 2019 as mandated by TRAI.
Should WhatsApp, Skype, others be regulated? Trai to decide by Februray end
Mon, Jan 28, 2019
In November last year, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) initiated a consultation to explore the regulatory framework for OTT apps such as WhatsApp, Facebook and Google Duo that provide calling and messaging services similar to that by mobile operators.
Don't grant extension for migrating to new tariff regime: NBA to TRAI
Tue, Jan 22, 2019
To facilitate consumer awareness and for smooth transition to the new regime,the NBA members on their respective channels are advertising and providing details about various rates and packages for the consumers to exercise their choice of channels, he said in a statement.
Jio tops chart in terms of AGR in Sept qtr: Trai data
Sun, Nov 25, 2018
Reliance Jio has emerged as the top telecom service provider in terms of adjusted gross revenue (AGR) at Rs 8,271 crore for the July-September quarter, according to Trai data.
Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, BSNL customers, this service may end soon - Check details
Sat, Nov 17, 2018
Are you a Reliance Jio, Airtel, Vodafone of BSNL customer? Here's a new for you. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India wants the telecom operators to stop the practice of giving paperbill to postpaid customers.
WhatsApp, Skype, Google Duo to be regulated by Trai?
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
A soft regulation on over the top players like WhatsApp or reduction in levies for telcos will create a level playing field
Reliance Jio fallout: DoT limits subscriber enrolment to 5%
Sun, Oct 14, 2018
The telecom department has restricted enrolment of test subscribers on network of a new mobile operator to 5 per cent of its network capacity during trial phase and testing period to maximum six months.
Call drops on Reliance Jio, Airtel, Voda? You may get relief soon
Wed, Aug 01, 2018
Voice calls on Long Term Evolution, or VoLTE networks will now be a part of quality of service (QoS) norms as suggested by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai). Till now, only voice calls from 2G and 3G network were part of QoS norms which depict call drops and other parameters of quality of networks.
Pesky call rules are not targeting any specific company: TRAI Chief
Wed, Jul 25, 2018
Defending the recent rules on pesky calls also called unsolicited commercial communications regulations, that has come under criticism from certain quarters within the industry, TRAI Chairman R S Sharma asserted that "the regulation has nothing to do with a specific company".
Bharti Airtel adds massive 3.6 crore subscribers in May; stock jumps
Thu, Jul 19, 2018
Bharti Airtel rallied as much as 2.56 per cent to Rs 345.45 on the BSE. Idea Cellular dipped 2.5 per cent to Rs 48.75, while Reliance Industries, parent firm of Reliance Jio, gained marginally to Rs 1101.50 on the BSE.
TRAI releases recommendations on Making ICT accessible for Persons with Disabilities
Tue, Jul 10, 2018
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Monday released recommendations on making Information and Communications Technology (ICT) accessible for Persons with Disabilities (PwDs)