BSNL only teleco to not hike tariffs after GST launch: CMD BSNL

As the Goods and Services Tax is all set for its rollout on July 1, the price of various services including banking and telecommunications are slated to go up. However, state-run telco Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. (BSNL) is the only one that will not hike tariffs for telecommunication services even after the GST comes into … Read more BSNL only teleco to not hike tariffs after GST launch: CMD BSNL

BSNL and USOF sign MoU to set up 25,000 WiFi hotspots in RURAL Areas

The state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) on Friday signed an agreement with the Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF) to set up 25,000 WI-FI HOTSPOTS in its rural exchanges by next six months.The implementation will be done over four months by  BSNL, with an investment of Rs 942 which will come from USOF, which will … Read more BSNL and USOF sign MoU to set up 25,000 WiFi hotspots in RURAL Areas

BSNL has partnered with Aerovoyce to launch India’s 1st National VNO/MVNO(Mobile Virtual Network Operator)

Adpay has partnered with state-run telco BSNL to launch India’s first national mobile virtual network operator, Aerovoyce, which aims to become the top MVNO in India in three years. The MVNO will offer voice and data services, fiber and broadband services, and it will also provide Internet of Things (IoT) SIM Cards, along with International … Read more BSNL has partnered with Aerovoyce to launch India’s 1st National VNO/MVNO(Mobile Virtual Network Operator)

TRAI launches apps to monitor call quality, measure data speed

TRAI launches apps to monitor call quality, measure data speed 1.)DND Services (TRAI) DND (Do Not Disturb) Services app helps smart phone users to register their mobile number under DND to avoid Unsolicited Commercial Communication (UCC)/Telemarketing Calls/SMS. After registration if telecom subscriber still receives any UCC via SMS or call, then this app will facilitate … Read more TRAI launches apps to monitor call quality, measure data speed

IDEA and AIRTEL Ask Customers to Re-Verify Connections Using Aadhaar: Report

India telecom operators Airtel and Idea Cellular have started sending messages to their subscribers asking them to complete the mandated e-KYC process by reverifying their connections with Aadhaar.     IDEA in a message to customers said, “We request all subscribers (excluding the subscribers who have opted their mobile connection via E-KYC mode –Aadhaar based activations … Read more IDEA and AIRTEL Ask Customers to Re-Verify Connections Using Aadhaar: Report