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Latest Operator News


3G auction to take place in two stages

The third generation (3G) spectrum pre bid conference kicked off in New Delhi on Monday, placing some clarity in the auction process.

GSM subscribers growing twice as fast in non-metros

The trend clearly shows that metros and larger cities have reached a saturation point and maximum revenues for the telecom sector will come from smaller towns and rural areas in the coming times.

MTNL introduces prepaid broadband in Mumbai

The new service comes in three plans - Rs 499 with 1.3 GB free download, Rs 3999 with 15 GB free download and Rs 5999 with 25 GB free download.

Geodesic launches IP telephony service, aims for a million users

Spokn will be a bridge between public telephone networks and VoIP (voice over internet protocol) services.

Idea to launch operations in Assam, North East in December

The service provider will have a pan India presence by December 2009 after the commencement of its operations in these two circles.

BSNL enters 'pay per second' war

The state run telecom operator has finally joined the price war by offering two new low cost plans for voice and 3G. BSNL subscribers will be charged at one paisa per second for voice calls.

Loop Mobile reintroduces pay per second plan

The service provider had earlier introduced this service in 2004 across Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Maharashtra, Goa and Pondicherry.

Telephone subscriber base in India crosses 500 million

According to TRAI, India reached 509 million telephone subscribers in September, up three per cent from August. The government has pre-achieved its target for 2010.

RCom launches pay per second plan

The company has identified three call patterns based on duration. For short duration calls, it is offering a tariff of one paisa per second.

Prepaid connections banned in Jammu & Kashmir

The Centre has announced a ban on the use of pre paid SIM cards in J&K, quoting security reasons.

3G spectrum bid to start from January 14, 2010: DoT

A memorandum by the Department of Telecommunications says the auction will be carried out in four stages - invitation, pre-qualification, auction and grant of spectrum.

MTNL extends free trial of 3G mobile services

During the free trial period, the activation charges of Rs 300 will be waived off and customers can make unlimited free local video calls.

Vodafone, Shoppers Stop announce launch of Zoozoo merchandise

Shoppers Stop will have the exclusive rights to manufacture and retail Zoozoo merchandise, such as T-shirts, kids wear, mugs, and bed and bath accessories

Growth will come from mobile broadband: 3G India

The conference of 3G organised in Mumbai focused on the expectation from the implementation of this technology. It is expected that mobile broadband will give 3G a fillip as it is used for surfing the internet and checking email.

Reliance Mobile offers call manager service on GSM

The service allows customers to respond to incoming calls with pre-recorded voice messages. It also features SMS based chatting and voice mail on mobile.