Tag Archives: TRAI

Indian Govt clears spectrum trading guidelines

Indian Govt has cleared the spectrum trading guidelines paving way for efficient utilization of surplus spectrum with smaller telecom operators. Telecom shares soared after announcement of new guidelines on spectrum sharing. Reliance Communications rose by 11.57% to trade at Rs. 62.20, while Bharti Airtel and Idea surged by 2.44 per cent and 2.12 per cent at Rs… Read More »

BSNL to offer minimum broadband speed of 2 Mbps from Oct 1

Govt. owned telecom company BSNL has announced that it will start providing a minimum broadband speed of 2 Mbps to its customers from October 1, at no extra cost. As of now, BSNL provides a minimum broadband speed of 512 Kbps and this move is certainly aimed at reviving companies fortunes. BSNL’s customer base is eroding… Read More »

Avail national mobile number portability from today

Do you keep shifting cities due to your work or any other reason? In such a scenario, one of the problem faced by people is changing their mobile numbers. Apart from that, letting others know about this change is equally a daunting task. But all this is going to change forever today, as TRAI has… Read More »

DoT extends Pan-India MNP deadline by 2 months

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has given another breather to telecom companies by extending the deadline for implementation of pan-India mobile number portability by another two months. The last deadline for implementation of ‘national MNP’ was May 3. In July last year, Comm. and IT minister, Ravi Shankar Prasad had announced that we could expect… Read More »

TRAI may soon regulate OTT players like WhatsApp, Viber and Skype etc.

Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) seeks your views in order to prepare a framework for regulating over the top (OTT) players like WhatsApp, Skype and Viber etc. These services make use of telecom infrastructure, as they thrive on mobile internet for making calls and messaging. Mobile operators have been claiming that they are facing… Read More »