| Log in

Government to seek regulator’s recommendation on airwaves price

26 June, 2013

The government will seek the telecommunication sector regulator’s recommendations on the auction reserve price of mobile phone airwaves, the telecoms minister said on Wednesday.

India is under pressure to lower auction reserve prices of airwaves in different frequencies after most carriers stayed away from bidding in the last two sales, criticising the prices as too high.

The government will ask the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India to give its suggestions on the pricing within 60 days, Kapil Sibal told reporters after a meeting of a ministerial panel.


Leave Your Comment
Govt gets bids worth $9.9B for telecom spectrum

Govt gets bids worth $9.9B for telecom spectrum

Reuters 4 years ago
India is set to raise about 611.61 billion rupees from the auction of...
Ministerial panel backs diluted plans of cheaper telecom spectrum price

Ministerial panel backs diluted plans of cheaper telecom spectrum price

Reuters 4 years ago
A ministerial panel on Friday threw its weight behind watered down plans to cut...
TRAI recommends sharing of all telecom spectrum

TRAI recommends sharing of all telecom spectrum

PTI 3 years ago
 In a move that could help companies significantly reduce cost of mobile...
No Comments

Government to seek regulator’s recommendation on airwaves price

Powered by WordPress.com VIP