23 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom approved spectrum sharing between Reliance Communications (RCOM) and Reliance Jio in nine circles, a regulatory filing said yesterday.
04 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Telecom Ministry is expected to approach the Cabinet for its nod to reduce spectrum usage charges from existing 5 per cent to 3 per cent of the revenue earned by companies from telecom services.
09 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Bharti Airtel will pay Rs 3,500 crore to acquire rights to use 4G spectrum of Aircel in eight telecom circles, the second deal in less than a month that will make the firm a pan-India operator for providing high speed mobile data services.
06 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet has cleared liberalisation of spectrum - allocated without auction to telecom companies - at Trai recommended price with the balance being collected after deriving market rate through bidding.
17 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Bharti Airtel today said it will acquire Videocon Telecom's radio frequency spectrum in six circles for Rs.4,428 crore in yet another deal after the government liberalised the trading and sharing of scarce airwaves among operators.
17 Mar 2016
Mumbai: Shares of Videocon Industries today surged by up to 17 percent after Bharti Airtel said it will acquire Videocon Telecommunications's spectrum in six circles in the 1800 MHz Band for a consideration of Rs 4,428 crore.
10 Mar 2016
New Delhi: State-run BSNL is in preliminary discussions with the country's top operator Bharti Airtel for spectrum sharing in four circles and the deal is likely to be finalised by June.
23 Feb 2016
Barcelona: UK's Vodafone has flagged its concerns about high spectrum pricing, saying it can play a spoilsport for investment into India ahead of its biggest-ever telecom auction.
29 Feb 2016
Barcelona: In order to strengthen coverage, state-run telecom operator BSNL is interested in buying 5 MHz spectrum in premium 700 MHz band in atleast six service areas.
18 Jan 2016
Mumbai: The communications services companies of the two Ambani brothers today announced agreements for trading and sharing of scarce airwaves, or radio frequency spectrum, in the 800 MHz band, covering virtually the entire country.