Mobile Number Portability From May, says Raja
by CXOtoday Staff    Feb 22, 2010
Category : News & Analysis
The much-awaited mobile number portability (MNP) is expected to be launched by the first week of May, starting from Chennai and Bangalore. A Raja, Minister for Communication and Information Technology said this during the launch of 3G services...
Rural India Getting Mobile Savvy
by CXOtoday Staff    Dec 02, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
Despite a moderately lower contribution to the overall teledensity of the country, rural areas have succeeded to beat the metros with a comparatively high subscriber additions rate. Based on the TRAI figures, the four metros together added 10.3...
Rural Indians to Soon Make Their First Phone Call
by CXOtoday Staff    Jul 25, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
Telecom equipment vendor VNL has selected the Blueslice ngHLR 3000 for its GSM solution. Blueslice's next generation Home Location Register (HLR) will help ensure that VNL's WorldGSM solution can provide end-to-end service for India's...
Indian Telecom Sector Perched to Grow
by CXOtoday Staff    Dec 26, 2006
Category : News & Analysis
With the government setting up the target of 250 million phones by Dec 2007, teledensity in India is set to increase to 22% from the current 16.28%, said a statement by the Department of Telecommunications (DoT). The total number of...
Are We Ready to Embrace 3G Technology?
by CXOtoday Staff    Nov 17, 2006
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Infrastructure
3G technology has created waves across the globe but will it be able to repeat its success story in India is still to be experienced. With an overall tele-density touching 16% and rural being a measly two percent, what will be the scope...
Tags: 3G, Technology