Ashwini Vaishnaw

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India To Roll Out 5G Services By Oct 12: Ashwini Vaishnaw

Union Communications, Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw, said that India will most likely roll out 5G services by October 12. He also said that, after 5G’s roll out, it is expected to reach every part of the country within two to three years. He also said that it is significant to make 5G services affordable. The 5G roll out has been in works for years. 

Thu, 25 Aug 2022 - 07:53 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: 5G, Jio, Airtel, Ashwini Vaishnaw, tech news

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Sunil Mittal

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Sunil Mittal Praises Government For Making Business In 5G Allocation Easier

Sunil Bharti Mittal, Founder and Chairman of Bharti Enterprises, praised Indian government's ease-of-doing business program on August 18 after Airtel received an allocation letter for specified 5G frequency bands "within hours" after completing payments. Bharti Airtel paid Rs 8,312.4 crore to Department of Telecom for 5G spectrum purchased. Sunil Mittal stated given his over 30 years of first-hand involvement with DoT, "this is a first!… read-more

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 - 06:52 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Sunil Mittal, Government, business, 5G allocation, 5G

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Ashwini Vaishnaw Asks Telecom Service Providers To Prepare For Rollout Of 5G

The government has sent spectrum allocation letters to telecom service providers, instructing them to prepare for the country's 5G launch. "5G update: Spectrum assignment letter issued. Requesting TSPs to prepare for 5G launch," Ashwini Vaishnaw, Union Minister for Communications, Electronics, and Information Technology, remarked. With this spectrum allocation, India is nearing the end of the process of deploying high-speed 5G cellular… read-more

Thu, 18 Aug 2022 - 03:19 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Ashwini Vaishnaw, 5G, telecom service providers, India, 5G launch

Bharti Airtel CEO Gopal Mittal

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Airtel CEO Gopal Vittal Claims Airtel 5G Services To Launch By August End

Bharti Airtel CEO Gopal Mittal said Airtel 5G services would be available in India by August end. Exact costs of 5G plans are yet to be released. Airtel said it will begin implementing 5G network in collaboration with techgiants like Samsung, Nokia, and Ericsson. 5G services will roll out in 13 cities in first phase, including Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh,… read-more

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 - 04:02 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Airtel, 5G services, CEO Gopal Vittal, Jio, 5G

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Ashwini Vaishnaw

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5G Services In India Expected To Begin In October; Services To Remain Economical: Ashwini Vaishnaw

5G services in India are likely to begin in October, according to Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw. "The Indian telecom market is the most affordable in the world. I hope that trend will continue even in 5G," he stated. The Union minister also indicated that the level of radiation is ten times lower than in the United States and Europe, putting an end… read-more

Fri, 05 Aug 2022 - 12:30 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: 5G, India, Ashwini Vaishnaw, affordability, Networks

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Government Receives Offers Worth Rs 1.5 Lakh Crore In 5G Spectrum Auction

The government, on the seventh day of the 5G spectrum auction on August 1, received bids totaling more than Rs 1.5 lakh crore. On July 26, India held its first-ever auction of 5G spectrum. The auction concluded after 40 rounds of bidding over the course of seven days. The total amount of the bids received was Rs 1,50,173 crore. Reliance… read-more

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 - 07:00 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: 5G, Central Government, 5G Spectrum Auction, bids, India

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Day 2 Of 5G Auction To Be Held On July 27; Day 1 Closed With Over ₹ 1.45 Lakh Cr Bids

The largest spectrum auction in India for 5G airwaves valued at Rs 4.3 lakh crore will take place on July 27. On day 1 of the auction, which ended on July 26, four rounds were completed, with bids for 5G airwaves surpassing Rs 1.45 lakh crore. Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw predicted the auction will likely be finished by July 27 and intends to… read-more

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 02:21 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: 5G, Auction, Bid, Telecom Minister, Ashwini Vaishnaw

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5G Services To commence Between September & October: IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw

Union Minister for Information Technology Ashwini Vaishnaw said that 5G services will commence in India anytime between September and October. He then informed that four rounds of 5G auction has been concluded. He further stated that the revenue generated from the auctions so far is Rs 1,45,000 crore. Also, the auction procedures will reportedly… read-more

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 11:45 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: 5G, Jio, Ashwini Vaishnaw, 5G Auction, tech news

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Reliance Jio, Adani group & Major Participates In 5G Telecom Spectrum Auction

The auction for 5G telecom spectrum began on July 25. Four key contenders are Reliance Jio, Adani Group, Bharti Airtel, and Vodafone Idea. According to Union Communications Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw, India should have full-fledged 5G services by March 2023. Vaishnaw stated 5G spectrum auction will be finished by July end, adding, "Telecom is the primary source of digital consumption and it is very important to bring trusted solution in… read-more

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 02:27 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: 5G, Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, VODAFONE IDEA, Adani Data

Apple, Qualcomm

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Apple To Replace Qualcomm With Internal 5G Modems Raise Legal Issues

Apple bought Intel's modem group with the objective of eventually replacing Qualcomm with internal 5G modems. Formerly expected, but now highly improbable, is that Apple will switch to internal modems before the expiration period. The two patents have expiration dates of 2029 and 2030, respectively, and Apple's efforts to get them canceled ended on June 27 when the Supreme Court denied Apple's plea to revive the patent issue. 

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 - 03:43 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Apple, 5G, modem, Qualcomm, Intel

Courtesy: ANI