Make tariff plans easy to understand, telcos told

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday issued revised rules for publication and advertisement of tariff plans by telcos to ensure transparency for subscribers. The regulator has directed telcos to publish service area wise, within 15 days, each tariff plan for postpaid and prepaid subscribers. Telcos will also …

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Rules should be same for similar services: COAI head

NEW DELHI : Telecom operators are looking into Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s (Trai) decision not to regulate over-the-top (OTT) platforms, said S.P. Kochhar, director general, Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), which counts Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd, Bharti Airtel Ltd and Vodafone Idea Ltd as its members. In an …

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TRAI advances rules for better transparency of tariff plans by telcos

Tightening the rules for companies, the regulatory body issued directions on tariff publication and tariff advertisements. Telecom regulator TRAI on Friday issued a fresh set of rules for publication and advertisement of tariff plans by telcos, in a bid to boost transparency in mobile offers and to help subscribers make …

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Telcos asked to carry out security audit

The department of telecommunications (DoT) has proposed that telecom companies undertake network audits to address security risks from spyware and malware, minister of state for communications Sanjay Dhotre said. In a written reply submitted to the Rajya Sabha, the minister said telecom equipment and network could have backdoor and trapdoor …

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Govt wants telcos to conduct security audit of networks

NEW DELHI: The department of telecommunications (DoT) has suggested companies undertake network audit on security concerns over spyware and malware vulnerabilities, minister of state for communications Sanjay Dhotre said in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday. The minister, in a written reply, said equipment and network used for providing telecom services …

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