Impact Of GST On Cable TV Operators & Broadband Service Providers

The Taxable Supplies by Local Cable Operator(LCO) under the Cable TV Industry are as follows: Supply of Cable TV Package to Customers. Supply of Set-top box (STB). Set-top-box(STB) Repair Services. Supply of Broadband Package on Behalf of Multi System Operator(MSO) / Broadband Service Provider. Other Related Supplies Made For the Provision of Cable TV / Broadband Package; Some of the…

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Optical Fiber Boosts Up Internet Connectivity Changing The Future Of Communication

Communication is the key to survival in these modern times. There are many different mediums for faster communication. However, fiber optic communication is unique. Traditionally, we have electric wires for communication. Fiber optics replaces the electrical connectivity with light having a high travelling speed. So, fiber-optic communication is a method of transmitting information from one place to another by sending…

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Internet Television When TV Goes On As Per Your Time

In many ways, India’s tryst with cable television represents a Bildungsroman for the middle class. After liberalisation in 1991, cable TV shattered state-owned network Doordarshan’s staid monopoly, and old, crackling radios gave way to booming television sets. One television network, perhaps more than any other, symbolised this new reality: Star. When billionaire Rupert Murdoch purchased Hong Kong-based Star TV in…

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Cloud – A Perfect Solution For Making MNOs And MVNOs Networks And Services More Profitable, Manageable And Secure

In the evolving digital economy, Cloud-computing adoption has extended benefits more deeply into almost every sector of the economy to transform IT, scale and streamline business operations and leverage best HR practices worldwide. The network services of the telecom cloud market has witnessed a significant growth over past few years driven by the need for to lower costs in all…

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TRAI Inspecting Labelled Broadband Services

Internet users are likely to get labelled broadband services soon, if the telecom regulator TRAI has its way. A consultation paper — ‘Data Speed Under Wireless Broadband Plans’ — has been floated by the regulator on June 1 on exploring such a possibility. Broadband labelling refers to providing detailed information to consumers so that they can chose between service providers.…

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Mobile Internet Services Restricted in Kashmir Valley, Broadband Speed Brought Down

The authorities on Friday again blocked high speed mobile internet facility in the Kashmir Valley following heightened tensions after a youth’s death in firing by security forces. The internet speed on fixed landline broadband connections was also reduced. There was tension after a youth, Naseer Ahmed injured in the firing on Thursday in Srinagar, succumbed to his injuries on Friday. Naseer was…

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BSNL May Cut Tariff To Take On The Competition

State-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) is considering reducing its home broadband tariffs in the lead up to the commercial launch of rival Reliance Jio’s fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) service, which is likely to be marked by a three-month free offer. “We are open to revamping our fixed broadband plans and match tariff with Jio if needed,” BSNL chairman Anupam Shrivastava said.…

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BSNL Ties Up with Cable TV Operators To Provide Broadband Connection

The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited Karimnagar district unit had tied up with the local cable operator to provide cable television network, landline phone, broadband and voice calls to its customers under the Fibre to the home (FTTH) programme. Formally launching the FTTH services provided by Guru Cable operators in the town on Monday, the BSNL Karimnagar General Manager said that…

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