Reliance Jio
Business  /  Published 16.06.22

Captive networks to hit telcos

The Modi government has permitted non-telecom players to establish captive private networks overriding objections from the cellular operators. The move to allow private 5G networks has generated a he...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 09.06.22

Captive 5G grid opposed

Industry body COAI on Wednesday said there is no justification for allocating radio waves directly to enterprises for operating private captive networks, and that licensed telcos are fully capable of ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 25.05.22

Telcos mull tariff hike to meet 5G expenses

Telecom players are mulling another round of tariff hikes to improve their average revenue per user (ARPU) — with an eye to make their 5G operations sustainable but at the cost of displacing the...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 18.05.22

Bharti profit jumps 164 per cent

Bharti Airtel has posted a 164 per cent increase in consolidated net profit at Rs 2,008 crore for the quarter ending March 31, 2022. It reported net profit of Rs 760 crore in the year-ago period. On ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 16.05.22

DoT set to finalise 5G auction terms

The industry said Trai has reduced the reserve price compared with its earlier recommendation made in 2018, but that was for a 20-year period . The prices are not much different when fixed for 30 year...
By R Suryamurthy in New Delhi


States  /  Published 16.02.22

Trio held for online con of Rs 7 lakh

Sikkim police have arrested three persons in Calcutta who allegedly impersonated Reliance Jio company officials to cheat nearly Rs. 7 lakh from a resident of Geyzing. A three-member investigating tea...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Siliguri

Business  /  Published 02.02.22

Incentive plan for 5G

The much awaited spectrum auction for 5G services is likely in the next fiscal with telecom regulator Trai to submit its recommendation by March. However, the budget document showed that the governme...
By R. Suryamurthy in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 25.01.22

Call to slash 5G base price

Telecom operators want the reserve price of 5G spectrum be brought down by over 90 per cent. The government had earlier allotted 3300-3600 MHz band for 5G, with the reserve price fixed at Rs 492 crore...
By R. Suryamurthy in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 20.01.22

Jio clears deferred spectrum dues in full

Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd (RJIL) has paid Rs 30,791 crore to the Department of Telecom (DoT) towards deferred liabilities on spectrum related to the auctions in three years — 2014, 2015 and...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Opinion  /  Published 15.01.22

Patchy network

The threat of a duopoly in the telecom sector has been warded off for now. Earlier this week, Vodafone Idea grabbed the lifeline that the Narendra Modi government tossed to a floundering industry in S...
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