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20 September, 2017 6:39 PM ‘Cutting termination charge retrograde step’

It benefits just one operator, say telcos Terming telecom regulator TRAI’s decision to cut mobile termination charges by 57% “retrograde”, leading telecom operators Bharti Airtel and Vodafone on Wednesday said the move would benefit just one operator and would worsen the financial health of the already stressed industry. “We are extremely disappointed 21

20 September, 2017 1:36 PM Telecom stocks tumble up to 7.4%; RIL hits record high as Trai slashes IUC

New Delhi: Shares of telecom companies such as Bharti Airtel and Idea Cellular plunged up to 7.4 percent on Wednesday after Trai reduced mobile interconnection charges by more than half to 6 paise a minute. The scrip of Idea Cellular tumbled 7.4 percent to Rs 76.85, Bharti Airtel tanked 6.25 percent to Rs 370, Reliance Communications dipped 4.21 percent 25

20 September, 2017 5:45 AM IUC more than halved: Here's what experts think

In a landmark decision, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has slashed the interconnect usage charge or the IUC by more than half to 6 paise per minute from 14 paise per minute currently effective from October 1. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Nitin Soni, Director - Asian Corporates at Fitch Ratings and Naveen Kulkarni, Co-Head of Research 23

20 September, 2017 4:46 AM RIL Surges 4% After Telecom Regulator Slashes Interconnect Charges

Telecom regulator TRAI on Tuesday said that interconnect usage charges (IUC) for mobile calls will be cut to 6 paise a minute from 14 paise, effective October 1. It then plans to abolish the fee entirely from the start of 2020. Shares of Reliance Industries surged around 4 per cent to Rs 872 today after telecom regulator TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority 44

20 September, 2017 3:20 AM Mobile bills to go down as Trai cuts call termination charges to 6 p/min

Indian telecom regulator TRAI on Tuesday came out with a regulation cutting call termination charges from mobile to mobile by over half to 6 paise per minute effective from October 1. The measure drew stiff opposition from a majority of telecom operators who plan to seek legal redressal. The sector regulator also plans to phase out Interconnection Usage 44

20 September, 2017 1:03 AM Reliance Jio gets Trai boost: Rs 4000-crore loss to Vodafone, Idea, Airtel; Ambani’s firm to save Rs 5000 cr

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on Tuesday cut the mobile termination rate by a massive 57% to 6 paise per minute from the current 14 paise per minute, a move that would render a loss of over Rs 4,000 crore annually to the three big incumbents — Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular — while leading to an annual saving of around Rs 5,000 crore 61

19 September, 2017 8:42 PM Advantage Jio: Trai cuts IUC to 6 paise per minute from October 1

Charges to be zero in two years; incumbents set to move court However, the reduction is likely to hit the profitability and revenues of the incumbents further. Analysts at HSBC said in a recent note that a significantly lower IUC would be a boost for Jio and there may be some more pricing disruption after downward revision of IUC rates. Jio has, since 61

19 September, 2017 6:45 PM Reliance Jio impact: Top 3 telcos lose 5 million users in August

Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio, which launched its commercial services in September last year, has already got a subscriber market share of 13.46 per cent in just one year of operations. Jio had as many as 128.58 million subscribers at the end of July. Airtel, with 281.04 million subscribers, has a market share of 29.63 per cent followed by Vodafone 37

14 September, 2017 4:15 AM Telecom Subscriber Base Dips to 121 Crore in July: TRAI

India's telecom subscriber base dipped marginally by 1.3 lakh to 121.07 crore in July, as per data published by regulator TRAI on Wednesday. "The number of telephone subscribers in India slightly declined from 1,210.84 million at the end of June 2017 to 1,210.71 million at the end of July 2017," the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) said in its monthly 41

11 September, 2017 7:38 PM Airtel has misrepresented facts & data, accuses Jio

NEW DELHI: Reliance Jio has accused Bharti Airtel of mispresenting facts and wrongly interpreting the newcomer’s data on purpose, to ‘create a smoke-screen to hide its ill-gotten profits’ under the present interconnect usage charge (IUC) regime, the latest instance of a war of words between the two bitter rivals who are involved in a brutal price war. Mukesh 57