Government Gets Six Proposals For 5G Trials

The Indian government has received proposals for 5G trials from China’s Huawei and ZTE also 5G field trials would be undertaken only through licensed telcos “in a restrictive, limited geographical area for specific use cases” The government is...

DoT & MeitY Eyes EU Toolbox To Address 5G Related Concerns

The toolbox will be a standard set of applications that will identify all the risks and create an inventory, test and check hardware and software and identify products, services and suppliers that are potentially not secure The process...

India Will Allow Data Mobility Only If Reciprocated: Telco Minister

Prasad cautioned that the country’s data sovereignty will be ‘non-negotiable’ The government will take the personal data protection law to the cabinet soon, which will be followed by final approval from Parliament India may allow data mobility outside India...

Telecom Panel Asks TRAI To Review Recommendations On 5G Spectrum Sale

Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad had said India would hold an auction for 5G spectrum and other bands this year Trai is expected to revert with its review, which also includes putting the available spectrum for sale, in a...

Vodafone Idea, Airtel In Talks With Samsung For 4G And 5G Tech

Both Bharti Airtel and Vodafone India don't want to get stuck with just two vendors — Ericsson and Nokia Samsung is already getting “feelers” from telcos in India for both 4G and 5G technologies Vodafone Idea and Bharti Airtel...

Include 28 GHz Band Along With 26 GHz in 5G Spectrum Sale: Telcos Ask...

The next generation 5G networks are expected to provide data speeds at least 20 times faster than 4G. It is seen as vital for emerging technologies like self-driving cars and artificial intelligence.   New telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, earlier this...

5G Auction To Take Place This Year, Trial In 100 Days

From the auction of 5G spectrum, the government is targeting to raise ₹5.63 trillion The government also aims to roll out 500,000 public Wi-Fi hotspots on priority Expediting domestic manufacturing of telecom equipment and creating a broadband readiness...

DoT May Auction 4G, 5G Spectrum By October

The auction is expected to be India’s largest so far, with 8,293.95 MHz of airwaves at an estimated total base price of Rs 5.77 lakh crore expected to go under the hammer. With the new government taking charge, the...

Ravi Shankar Prasad Becomes The New Telecom Minister

Prasad will have to balance the demand for lowering spectrum base prices and allocating spectrum at the right price to ensure no loss to the exchequer. Ravi Shankar Prasad has been appointed as the new minister for telecommunications, while he...

DoT To identify Spectrum Bands For Rolling Out 5G Network In india

TRAI had recommended auction of about 8,644 MHz of telecom frequencies. The Department of Telecom will start identifying and making available new spectrum bands for access and backhaul segments for timely deployment and growth of 5G networks, according to a ministry note. The department...

Flex Pauses Shipments To Huawei

Huawei India said on its twitter handle that existing users of its products will not be affected. American contract electronics manufacturer Flex has stopped shipments to smartphone and telecom equipment brand Huawei to comply with the US administration’s decision to...

TRAI Pitches For Local Telecom Gear Manufacturing

Trai strongly feels there is a need to create self-reliance and job opportunities within the count. Manufacturing telecom equipment locally is a strategic as well as an economic imperative, India’s telecom regulator said, in the backdrop of trade restrictions imposed...

Locally Made Gear Strategically Important: TRAI Chief

Manufacturing of backend telecom equipment is of strategic as well as economic importance and it is up to the government to take a call on the matter. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) feels that localised manufacturing of...

BSNL To Deploy 5G Corridor In India By 2020

BSNL is also planning to deploy a 5G test centre in New Delhi to demonstrate use cases of low-latency communication in the areas of healthcare and education. State-controlled Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is planning to come up with a...

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