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Reliance Jio improves 4G download speed, nearly 3 times faster than Vodafone
Wed, Dec 06, 2017
Reliance Jio recorded an all-time high average 4G download speed of 21.9 megabit per second on its network in September, over 2.5 times faster than that on rival Vodafone's network, according to the Trai data.
TRAI moots cap on pre-launch subscriber numbers, test period
Tue, Dec 05, 2017
Regulator TRAI today recommended rules of network testing before an operator commercially launches mobile services, proposing clear limits on number of trial subscribers to be onboarded and a 90-day period for the test phase.
TRAI releases recommendations for ease of doing business
Thu, Nov 30, 2017
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Thursday recommended that the entire process of clearance by the Standing Advisory Committee on Radio Frequency Allocation (SACFA) as well as grant of all licences/approvals should be made paper-less and executed end-to-end through online portal
TRAI will have another round of talks on OTT issue, says Sunil Mittal
Wed, Nov 29, 2017
Bharti Airtel chairman said this in the wake of the TRAI's recommendation on prohibiting the Internet service providers from making any discrimination in traffic while providing web access by either blocking or throttling some apps, websites and services or by offering fast lanes to others.
Telecom Regulatory Authority of India to issue Net Neutrality recommendations tomorrow
Mon, Nov 27, 2017
Telecom regulator Trai will issue recommendations on the thorny issue of Net neutrality tomorrow over which operators and those who provide apps have locked horns.
Rs 149 or Rs 199 data plan: Reliance Jio vs Vodafone vs Airtel; who offers better
Sun, Nov 26, 2017
Once again there is a price war between Reliance Jio, Vodafone and Bharti Airtel offering unlimited data plan for a period of one month to their customers.
COAI seeks talks with TRAI on results of new call drop norms
Sun, Nov 26, 2017
The difficulties faced by telcos and outcome of the new stringent Quality of Service (QoS) formula applied should be discussed before results are made public by the regulator, Rajan Mathews, Director General of Cellular Operators' Association of India (COAI), told PTI.
Now Tata Teleservices customers will start enjoying services on Airtel's network
Thu, Nov 23, 2017
Transition of subscribers will be done in a phased manger. The company said that the first batch of the transition is being effected in UP (West), Bihar, and West Bengal.
TRAI recommends increasing overall spectrum cap to 35%
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
TRAI has released recommendations on spectrum holding cap by operators. In light of the on-going consolidation in the industry, the regulatory body has recommended increase in the cap.
No question of scrapping discussion on spectrum auction: Trai
Sun, Nov 12, 2017
Chairman of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai), R S Sharma told PTI that the regulator is "duty-bound" to respond to matters referred to it by the government for recommendations, in this case on spectrum auction for various bands, pricing and other modalities.
Idea Cellular records highest 4G upload speed in September
Sun, Oct 08, 2017
Idea Cellular today said it achieved the highest 4G upload speed in September citing data compiled by telecom regulator Trai's My Speed App.
Vodafone moves to Supreme Court after HC dismisses plea against TRAI's IUC fixing
Sun, Sep 24, 2017
Vodafone moved to the Supreme Court after the Delhi High Court dismissed the plea against Trai's order on IUC charges.
Reliance Jio's 4G speeds improve dramatically as freeloaders drop out
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
Reliance Jio, the only network with broadband services across the nation has increased in internet speeds in just six months. We tell you why.
Five reasons why analysts are raising target price on Reliance Industries
Thu, Sep 21, 2017
After touching new high of Rs 872 per share on September 20, RIL's share price has given nearly 7% return in just one week. Analysts are optimistic over the stock due various reasons.
TRAI cuts mobile interconnection fees by more than half
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
The telecom regulator on Tuesday cut the interconnect usage charges by more than half. It is the fees that fees that the network which is calling pays to the receivers network.
Airtel, Vodafone, Idea now ramping up their internet services to fend off competition from Reliance Jio
Fri, Sep 15, 2017
Telecommunication operators in India are gearing up network services. From providing nearly 3 lakh new sites to mulling over 5G technology with a South Korean operator, here's what Indian telcos are doing to better their services.
Idea Cellular demands separation of VoLTE, traditional calls for IUC
Fri, Sep 15, 2017
The company, in a letter to TRAI Chairman R S Sharma, said the current debate on interconnection usage charges (IUC) is around two types of networks -- prevalent TDM technology used for providing calling service on 2G and 3G networks and the latest VoLTE technology used for 4G network.
Telecom subscriber base drops marginally to 121 crore
Thu, Sep 14, 2017
Only three operators -- Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel and state-run BSNL -- reported subscriber additions in the month, while eight other operators including Idea Cellular and Vodafone, saw a decline.
Reliance Jio writes to TRAI, says Airtel 'creates a smoke-screen to hide its ill-gotten profits’
Tue, Sep 12, 2017
Ongoing wars between telecom operators take a bitter turn as Reliance Jio writes to TRAI Chairman and calls out Airtel's views on IUC as 'malicious and false representation.'
Airtel claims Rs 6,800 crore loss from low IUC cost in 5 years
Thu, Sep 07, 2017
The telecom major in a strongly worded letter alleged that Reliance Jio mislead the regulator and public that incumbent operators have gained to the tune of Rs 1 lakh crore in last five years.