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Finnish network gear maker Nokia’s acquisition of rival Alcatel-Lucent is likely to lead to some layoffs at the French telecom equipment maker’s India unit.
It has also suggested a revamp of the government bodies involved in broadband related works, including converting the Wireless Planning Commission into a statutory body.
In India, Alcatel-Lucent will continue its focus on IP optics, software and fixed-line business as they will be complementary to its acquirer, Tim Krause said.
Trai had recently cut interconnect charges to 14 paise a minute from 20 paise and dispensed with the fees for calls terminating and originating from landlines.
The inconsistencies were acknowledged by the Department of Telecommunications (DoT), which said it was "well seized of the matter."
Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular who account for 85% of Indus Towers’ revenue, have not set the ball rolling for expansion.
India’s top three telcos – Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular – have collectively committed 77% of the recent Rs 1.098 lakh crore auction proceeds.
Subscribers in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan, UP-East and UP-West are likely to be most affected by the expected telecom tariff increases.
Delhi government will soon introduce modern, comfortable and pollution-free buses for commuters in the city.
Videocon Telecom clocked revenue of Rs 1,974 crore in the just-ended financial year, a growth of about 53 per cent from a year earlier.
Telecom companies have paid the entire upfront money of about Rs 28,872 crore to the government for the airwaves they acquired during the last month's auction.
Mobile call and service rates can go up by 12-15% to make up for Rs 1,09,874.91 spectrum price telecom operators need to pay to govt, COAI said.
In 2014, Japan’s NTT DoCoMo had decided to exit Tata Teleservices and asked the Indian promoters to buy out its 26.5% stake in the joint venture.
It also asked the firm to remove the equipment installed at the premises of the couple and ensure that there is no damage to the walls etc due to dismantling.
Avaya has recently completed the first phase of its Rs 500 crore contract with Anil Ambani-led Reliance Communications to overhaul the telecom firm’s call centres.
Vodafone India, the country's second largest telco, Wednesday said that it has invested over Rs 150 crores on ramping up network and distribution in Andhra Pradesh & Telangana circle during the last
Highlighting that India has a growth potential of 8-10% in 10-15 years, Panagariya said India's energy demands are going to grow by leaps and bounds.
Airtel has paid about Rs 5,000 crore while Idea Cellular deposited around Rs 2,000 crore as part payment for spectrum they acquired in auction last week.
USFDA-approved Sildenafil injection, treats pulmonary arterial hypertension and is a generic version of Pfizer's Revatio injection.
A comparison with previous years shows that there is a significant decline in the share of nuclear power in Japan and Germany.
"Under such circumstances, SWAN, DC and NIC connectivity could not be implemented in the district and their functioning also disrupted,"
At present, mobile number portability allows subscribers to change mobile network while retaining their number in same telecom circles.
Full MNP would, typically, enable a user to retain the cellphone number even after relocating to a different city,
He said that he is answerable for QoS delivered by state-run telecom firms, but at the same time accused previous govt of hurting financial condition of BSNL & MTNL.
With more and more 3G and 4G network availability, hunger and expectations from subscribers for high quality mobile data will increase.