COAI predicts 14-15% increase in Telecom Industry’s revenue
Kochhar said that financial distress is "evident" and that COAI will continue to push for relief including reduction in SUC and licence fee
Telcos seek Rs 35k cr GST refund, pending payment of Rs 20k cr from state-run firms
The telecom industry has unutilized GST input tax credit over Rs 35,000 crore for which the sector has repeatedly demanded a refund
COAI asks states for opening retail recharge points
Telecom operators approached sector regulator TRAI seeking time till April 20 to submit data on recharge pattern of prepaid users
Telecom infra firms ask BSNL to immediately clear Rs 1,500 cr dues
The non-payment, the firms said, so far has already resulted in mobile service outage at various places in the country.
2-year moratorium for spectrum dues to telcos: Centre
Telecom players including Airtel and Vodafone Idea had sought some relief from the telecom sector.
Govt within its rights to hold spectrum auction: COAI
DoT is also now mulling whether the apex court order also impacts any other company which uses spectrum or has a licence.
COAI seeks waiver of all past statutory dues for Airtel, Voda-Idea
The telcos to pay the principal due together with interest and penalties within three months.
Jio says telcos have sufficient capacity to pay dues after SC verdict
Service providers have sufficient financial capacity to pay govt dues by monetising their existing investments and by issuing fresh equity.
Vodafone Idea shares crumble over 27 pc in intra-day trade after SC order
Vodafone Idea plummeted 23.36 pc to close at Rs 4.33 on the BSE. In intra-day, it tanked 27.43 pc to Rs 4.10 -- its 52-week low.
Mobile tower installation at 60 pc of annual target due to permission delays: COAI
Overall, structural issues need to be identified and addressed at the earliest, COAI Director General noted.