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telecom policy

Cabinet approves new telecom policy

It will provide broadband access to all with 50 megabit per second speed, 5G services and create 40 lakh new jobs by 2022.

26 Sep 2018 3:21 PM

Telecom department may allot, not auction E&V bands

Trai had earlier suggested Rs 10,000 per link of 250Mhz of E band and Rs 1,000 per link of 50Mhz for V band annually.

17 Aug 2018 9:02 AM

Govt expects new telecom policy to be in place by July end

Investment of around Rs 6.5 lakh crore in sector and create 4 million new job opportunities with a few years.

12 Jun 2018 2:49 PM

Govt hopes to bring new telecom policy in next Parliament session

Telecom companies will have an 'option' to either go for new payment schedule for spectrum or continue under existing arrangement.

20 Mar 2018 3:35 PM

DoT to take view on Trai's pending proposals by Mar 31

Trai is also expected to give its inputs for the new telecom policy by the end of this month.

11 Jan 2018 6:02 PM


Trai hopes to share new telecom policy inputs with DoT in Dec

Policy in the offing is expected to focus on areas such as Internet for all, next-generation technologies.

08 Nov 2017 5:44 PM

DoT looks to bring in new telecom policy by Feb: Manoj Sinha

Government will not disconnect mobile numbers of people who do not have the UIDAI number.

07 Nov 2017 2:33 PM

Draft of new telecom policy by Dec-end: Telecom secretary

New policy formulation comes at a time when the sector is saddled with financial difficulties.

28 Jul 2017 3:55 PM

DoT meets telcos, associations on new telecom policy

New policy formulation comes at a time when the sector is confronting financial difficulties.

22 Jul 2017 12:31 PM

New Telecom Policy in works; public consultation soon: Sinha

Telecom Ministry has issued technology neutral telecom licences under the NTP 2012 which was delinked from spectrum.

06 Jul 2017 6:19 PM