Tag "Spectrum"

Upcoming spectrum auction to improve telecom services

By : CIOL Writers

If Telecom Minister Manoj Sinha is to be believed then the call drop menace has reduced over the last two months. The minister also had an advice for operators offering poor service saying that the service quality should improve or

Decision to exempt low power devices from licensing will benefit industry

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The Wireless Planning and Coordination Wing-the custodian of spectrum, in its latest notification has exempted very low power equipment for wireless microphones that can be used in the frequency band of 36 to 38 MHz, from licensing.

Four strategic impact of spectrum trading and sharing on telcos

Thomas George The government approves spectrum trading and it’s quite encouraging news for telecom service providers, who are constrained with low availability of spectrum, while a few others have unutilized ones in their kitty. Many possible scenarios emerges over here

Telcos see a new ray of hope with new spectrum trading guidelines

NEW DELHI, INDIA: The Union Cabinet cleared approved the spectrum-trading guidelines today for efficient spectrum usage in the telecom sector. The telecom sector was a highly regulated sector earlier. But the prevalent regulatory paradigm is inadequate to deal with the

PM, TRAI set guidelines for spectrum sharing

BANGALORE, INDIA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the guidelines on spectrum sharing. The guidelines were recommended by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). The salient features include: a) Spectrum sharing would be allowed only for the access of