Vodafone M-Pesa shuts down operations in India

August 2019

Vodafone’s mobile phone-based banking service M-Pesa has reportedly shut shop in India with effect from July 15, 2019. The move is due to regulatory curbs and stress in the phone banking sector.

DoT’s TEC starts issuing telecom equipment test certificates

August 2019

The Telecommunication Engineering Centre, DoT’s technical wing, has started issuing certificates to telecom equipment manufacturers after testing their products in government-certified laboratories. The first set of certificates has been issued to Matrix Comsec, a Vadodara-based […]

Telecom ministry approves BSNL, MTNL revival plan

August 2019

The telecom ministry has reportedly approved a revival plan for state-run operators Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) and Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL). As per the plan, MTNL will be made a subsidiary of BSNL. […]

DCC clears norms for 5G trials in India

June 2019

The Digital Communications Commission (DCC) has cleared the norms for 5G trials in the country. Further, DCC has decided that spectrum for 5G trials will be allotted for one year, which will be extendable for […]

VIL consolidates radio network in Punjab circle

June 2019

Vodafone Idea Limited (VIL) has consolidated its radio network in the Punjab circle, making it the tenth circle to complete full network integration. After the integration, VIL’s 4G coverage has increased to cover over 90 […]

1 2 3 22


    Enter your email address