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NEW DELHI: The Telecoms Ministry said on Wednesday that the Telecoms Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) was not considering any proposals to increase the revenue sharing rate payable by telecom operators.
The current rate of revenue sharing payable by telecom operators is 8% of Adjusted Gross Revenue or AGR, including the Universal Service Obligation (USO) levy, which is currently 5% of AGR, the minister said. of State for Communications Devusinh Chauhan in a written response. at the Lok Sabha.

Under the unified licensing regime introduced in August 2013, there is a uniform license fee on the AGR for all telecommunications licenses. Currently, an applicant can apply for a unified license (all services) as well as authorization for offerings including access service (by service area), internet service (categories A, B and C), domestic long distance services, international long distance service, global personal mobile satellite communications service, among others. Responding to another question, the Minister said that new entrants to the sector regularly apply for licenses to provide telecommunications services.

“755 licenses were granted to new entrants between January 1, 2021 and March 31, 2022,” Chauhan added. According to available details, 3,303 licenses granted to telecommunications service providers were valid as of March 31, 2022. Meanwhile, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Wednesday approved Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and Adani Data Networks as participants. final. for the next 5G auction which is scheduled to start on July 26.

The government plans to auction 72 Ghz of 20-year spectrum, which is worth Rs 4.3 lakh crore at base price. Jio, India’s largest telecom operator, submitted the highest earnest money deposit (EMD) of Rs 14,000 crore, Airtel put an EMD of Rs 5,500 crore, Vodafone Idea (Vi) short d’argent submitted an EMD of Rs 2,200 crore, while newcomer Adani Data Networks filed Rs 100 crore.

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Under the unified licensing regime introduced in August 2013, there is a uniform license fee on the AGR for all telecommunications licenses. According to the data, 3,303 licenses granted to telecom operators were valid as of March 31, 2022.

NEW DELHI: The Telecoms Ministry said on Wednesday that the Telecoms Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) was not considering any proposals to increase the revenue sharing rate payable by telecom operators. The current rate of revenue sharing payable by telecom operators is 8% of Adjusted Gross Revenue or AGR, including the Universal Service Obligation (USO) levy, which is currently 5% of AGR, the minister said. of State for Communications Devusinh Chauhan in a written response. at the Lok Sabha. Under the unified licensing regime introduced in August 2013, there is a uniform license fee on the AGR for all telecommunications licenses. Currently, an applicant can apply for a unified license (all services) as well as authorization for offerings including access service (by service area), internet service (categories A, B and C), domestic long distance services, international long distance service, global personal mobile satellite communications service, among others. Responding to another question, the Minister said that new entrants to the sector regularly apply for licenses to provide telecommunications services. “755 licenses were granted to new entrants between January 1, 2021 and March 31, 2022,” Chauhan added. According to available details, 3,303 licenses granted to telecommunications service providers were valid as of March 31, 2022. Meanwhile, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) on Wednesday approved Reliance Jio, Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and Adani Data Networks as participants. final. for the next 5G auction which is scheduled to start on July 26. The government plans to auction 72 Ghz of 20-year spectrum, which is worth Rs 4.3 lakh crore at base price. Jio, India’s largest telecom operator, submitted the highest earnest money deposit (EMD) of Rs 14,000 crore, Airtel put an EMD of Rs 5,500 crore, Vodafone Idea (Vi) short d’argent submitted an EMD of Rs 2,200 crore, while newcomer Adani Data Networks filed Rs 100 crore. Telecommunications license Under the unified licensing regime introduced in August 2013, there is a uniform license fee on the AGR for all telecommunications licenses. According to the data, 3,303 licenses granted to telecom operators were valid as of March 31, 2022.

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