TRAI Rejects Telecom Commission’s Contention On Promo Tariffs

Telecom Industry

TRAI has rejected Telecom Commission’s contention that free promotional offers allowed by it are responsible for the industry’s falling financial health and lower licence fee payments to the government. TRAI is drafting a response to Telecom Commission’s letter dated February 23 on the lines that tariff and tariff orders, solely under the regulator’s purview, need to be seen in the broader context…

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Mobile Tariffs To Be Reviewed By TRAI

The inter-ministerial panel Telecom Commission asked the sector regulator TRAI to implement orders on promotional mobile tariffs in “letter and spirit” and review existing rules to ensure financial growth of the industry. The commission has decided that TRAI may be apprised of commission’s concern and implement its own order and direction on tariffs in letter and spirit and also review…

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MIB Issues 26 Temporary MSO Licences

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in India, has issued new provisional MSO licenses in the month of November, 26 in all. Among the batch, Bhima Riddhi Digital Services (BRDS) has obtained a digital addressable system (DAS) multi-system operator (MSO) license for operation across India. UCS Broadband, Microsense Wireless, and Elxire IT Services, are the three MSO who got cross-country…

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