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TRAI dismisses operator demands for price floor

TRAI dismisses operator demands for price floor

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has shot down demands from India’s mobile operators to set a tariff floor, arguing that no action should be taken until the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic has been contained.

Jio bags a fourth major US investor

Jio bags a fourth major US investor

Reliance Industries is on something of a hot streak of overseas investment, having sold a 1.34% stake in its digital unit Jio Platforms to US-based private equity firm General Atlantic.

Afghan regulator hands out QoS penalties

Afghan regulator hands out QoS penalties

The Afghanistan Telecoms Regulatory Authority (ATRA) has fined the country’s five main operators a total of AFN1.2 billion (USD15.7 million) for falling short of quality of service (QoS) standards.