TRAI's new norms had said that determining significant market power for the purpose of predatory pricing would now be based on just subscriber base and gross revenue as against earlier conditions of subscriber base, turnover, switching capacity and volume of traffic.
In five auctions, Vodafone alone had acquired spectrum worth Rs 79,343 crore, which is highest in terms of value compared to bids made by any other operator. Idea too had purchased spectrum worth Rs 63,597 crore in those auctions.
Anshul Ambani takes a similar route to the Ambani family-run group as his elder brother Anmol, who had joined Reliance Mutual Fund as a trainee in 2014 and later joined the Reliance Capital board in 2016
Data released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday evening showed that the subscriber base of Reliance Jio by November 30 was around 27.16 crore.
With Congress calling allocation of microwave spectrum a scam, Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha cited the 2012 Supreme Court ruling, which had canceled allocations done on the first-come-first-serve basis, to say that backhaul spectrum was not covered under the judgment.
The download speed plays an important role when a user watches any video, browse the internet, access e-mails; and a good upload speed is required when a user wants to share data such as images, videos and any other files through e-mail or social media applications.
The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has accused Qualcomm of operating a monopoly in wireless chips, forcing companies such as Apple to work with it exclusively and charging excessive licensing fees for its technology.
Bharti Airtel (BRTI.NS) is in talks about a potential takeover of Telkom Kenya, the East African nation’s smallest operator, three telecoms industry sources told Reuters on Monday.
Vodafone (VOD.L) plans to cut up to 1,200 jobs from its Spanish business, the company said, though it declined to give further details ahead of talks with labour representatives expected to begin at the end of the month.