TRAI

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has recommended that the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting set up a commission, headed by a retired Supreme Court Judge, to examine various issues ... Continue_Reading
In its recommendations to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting on Media Ownership, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India has steered clear of recommending any restrictions on media ownership online, ... Continue_Reading
This is a part of our ongoing coverage from presentations and comments made at the TRAI seminar on regulation of Internet services, held on the 5th of August 2014 in ... Continue_Reading
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released an amendment (pdf), directing all wireless data service providers to indicate the minimum download speed of all its wireless data plans to consumers ... Continue_Reading
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released (pdf) its final recommendations on the much-awaited spectrum sharing guidelines which allows telcos to share spectrum. ... Continue_Reading
Porting requests were submitted for 2.60 million connections in the month of March 2014, according to the Indian Telecom regulator TRAI. This is a 5.40% increase from 2.47 million porting requests reported ... Continue_Reading
Club Mahindra, the BSE listed timeshare based holidays business, was impacted significantly by the implementation of TRAI’s spam guidelines, the company has acknowledged, in its last three earnings conference calls. ... Continue_Reading
The Supreme Court has issued notices to the Indian government, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) and Reliance Industries’ data services venture Reliance Jio Infocomm (RJIL) over the government’s decision ... Continue_Reading
An odd half-measure from the TRAI, allowing restoration of numbers that have been blocked because of inclusion in spam messages by paying an arbitrary amount of Rs 500 and above, ... Continue_Reading
Cloud telephony company Exotel points us, via a blog post, towards unintended collateral damage of a TRAI regulation on SMS Spam, something that we hadn’t noticed when we had first ... Continue_Reading
Porting requests were submitted for 2.56 million connections in the month of January 2014, according to the Indian Telecom regulator TRAI. This is a 2.63% increase from 2.50 million porting requests reported ... Continue_Reading

TRAI recommends 48% increase in 800MHz auction price

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has recommended (pdf) an increase in the reserve price for a pan-India license in the 800MHz band to Rs 2,685 crore per MHz, up 48% from Rs 1,820 ... Continue_Reading