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Telecom Industry Under Tremendous Stress; Tariffs Need To Go Up: Sunil Mittal

The top boss of Bharti Group clarified that this would not mean a massive increase in tariff across the spectrum, as low-income users will pay Rs 75-100.

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Nokia, HFCL Among 25 Companies Register Under PLI Scheme For Telecom Sector

The government expects that the scheme will encourage the production of equipment worth Rs 2.44 lakh crore, with exports of around Rs 2 lakh crore over a period of five years.

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DoT Issues Guidelines For Rs 12,195-Cr Telecom PLI; Registration Process To Begin On Fri

The scheme for telecom gear manufacturing in India is expected to encourage production of equipment worth Rs 2.44 lakh crore over a period of five years.

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State Govt, Cities Committing Big Mistake By Looking At Revenue From Telecom Infra: Official

Telecom sector players often complain that local authorities in some states demand high charges for laying optical fibre cables and other network equipment.

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Telcos Gross Revenue Rises By 12.27% To Rs 71,588 Cr In Oct-Dec 2020: Trai

Based on AGR of access service provider Trai calculated that average revenue per user in the telecom sector increased to Rs 108.78 from Rs 85.07 on y-o-y basis.

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VIL's Long-Term Biz Concerns Remain An Overhang For Indus Towers: Report

Indus has a nationwide presence with operations in all 22 telecom circles in India, and as of March 31, 2021, it owned and operated 1,79,225 towers.

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NCLAT Says Lenders Cannot Treat Telcos' Spectrum As 'Security Interest' Under Insolvency Proceedings

NCLAT's ruling came on a batch of ten petitions related to debt-ridden Dishnet Wireless Ltd and Aircel Cellular Ltd, which are undergoing insolvency proceedings.

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Bharti Enterprises, Dixon Ink Pact For JV; To Apply Under PLI Scheme For Tel Product Manufacturing

Telecom sector has played a pivotal role in facilitating growth of the economy and is a key enabler of digital connectivity and Digital India

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Consultation process underway on differential licensing in telecom sector: Sanjay Dhotre

As per the current licensing regime, infrastructure, network, and service layers are not segregated and are part of the Unified Licence.

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Telecom Subscriber Base Dips Marginally To 1,173 Mn In Dec; Airtel, Jio Add New Customers

The dip in the subscribers base was mainly due to Vodafone Idea losing over 5.69 million mobile customers. It was followed by BSNL, which lost over 2,52,501 subscribers, and MTNL lost 6,442 customers.

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Govt Approves PLI Scheme Of Over Rs 12,000 Crore For Telecom Equipment

Union Minister of Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad said that PLI scheme for telecom products will be implemented from April 1.

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Strong Performance By Jio, Bharti To Buoy Telecom Industry Growth For FY21: Fitch

Fitch expects industry monthly ARPU (average realisation per user) to grow by 5-10 per cent in 2021-22 as 2G and 3G customers gradually upgrade to pricier 4G plans.

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Airtel Board To Mull Fund Raising Plans, Financing Strategies On Feb 3

Bharti Airtel announced that its network is 5G ready now as the company successfully demonstrated live fifth-generation service -- with ultra-high speeds -- over a commercial network in Hyderabad city.

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Telcos' Gross Revenue Rise 14 Per Cent To Rs 68,228 Crore In 2020 September Quarter

The total telecom subscriber base in the country during the quarter was 116.86 crore. It was dominated by a mobile subscriber base of 114.85 crore.

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Odisha seeks 90:10 pc sharing pattern for centrally-sponsored schemes

Odisha seeks 90:10 pc sharing pattern for centrally-sponsored schemes

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