Department of Telecom (DoT)

DoT files affidavit in NCLT to exclude RCom, RTL spectrum from resolution plan

DoT files affidavit in NCLT to exclude RCom, RTL spectrum from resolution plan

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) filed an affidavit detailing its objections, which said that spectrum cannot be sold under the...Read More

COAI seeks Rs 20,000 crore from BSNL and MTNL

COAI seeks Rs 20,000 crore from BSNL and MTNL

Its members led by telecom gear makers seek DoT’s intervention

Telcom companies pay over ₹8K cr to govt in AGR dues

Telcom companies pay over ₹8K cr to govt in AGR dues

The development came as DoT prepared to send out fresh missive to telcos questioning them about discrepancies in AGR dues assessed by fir...Read More

AGR woes: No decision on relief yet for telecom comapanies

AGR woes: No decision on relief yet for telecom comapanies

The telecom department officials continue to maintain that the meeting did not focus on AGR issues but on project implementation for PPP ...Read More

Tata Sons Chairman N.Chandrashekhar meets telecom minister amid AGR crisis

Tata Sons Chairman N.Chandrashekhar meets telecom minister amid AGR crisis

Emerging from the meeting which lasted for over 30 minutes, Chandrasekaran declined to comment on the details of his discussion.

Telecom companies asked to give supporting docs on AGR self-assessment

Telecom companies asked to give supporting docs on AGR self-assessment

The source, who did not wish to be named, said the exercise will help the Department of Telecom (DoT) examine the AGR calculations being ...Read More

Telecom companies owe Rs 22,589 cr as licence fees; rest Rs 70,000 cr is interest, penalty

Telecom companies owe Rs 22,589 cr as licence fees; rest Rs 70,000 cr is interest, penalty

Besides licence fees, telecom companies owe Rs 55,054 crore in spectrum usage charges (SUC), as per estimates of the Department of Teleco...Read More

After all this time, DoT still figuring final dues

After all this time, DoT still figuring final dues

The licence finance wing of the telecom department (DoT) on February 3 issued a letter with guidelines to all controller General of Commu...Read More

Vodafone episode: Birla's portrayal of fallout puts Centre in a bind

Vodafone episode: Birla's portrayal of fallout puts Centre in a bind

Vodafone Idea Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla on Tuesday in a meeting with Telecom Secretary Anshu Prakash stressed that without government...Read More

Telcoms may default on spectrum auction dues over AGR payment: Motilal Oswal

Telcoms may default on spectrum auction dues over AGR payment: Motilal Oswal

Earlier this month, Department of telecom (DoT) amended license to defer payments of the spectrum auction instalments due for 2020-21 and...Read More

DoT may encash bank guarantees of telecom service providers on not paying AGR dues

DoT may encash bank guarantees of telecom service providers on not paying AGR dues

Various reports suggestthat Vodafone is likely to go bankrupt

Airtel to pay Rs 10,000 cr of AGR dues by Feb 20

Airtel to pay Rs 10,000 cr of AGR dues by Feb 20

After the SC verdict, Airtel further said that self-assessment of 22 circles and licences is a complicated time consuming process.

SC orders 8 telecom service providers to clear dues worth Rs 92,000 crore

SC orders 8 telecom service providers to clear dues worth Rs 92,000 crore

The bench made it clear that there would no further litigation on the issue and it would fix a time frame for calculation and payment of ...Read More

TRAI to fix inter-connection charges for VoIP calls

TRAI to fix inter-connection charges for VoIP calls

New Delhi: Sector watchdog Trai will set inter-connection charges for Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) calls once the Department of Te...Read More

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