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Anupam Shrivastava, CMD BSNL 14

Anupam Shrivastava, CMD BSNL

On May 1, 2013, Anupam Shrivastava joined Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) as Director (Mobile) and took over as its CMD on 16.01.2015. In between he also held the charge of Director (Finance) from 01.12.2013 to 20.10.2015.

Idea – Vodafone Dues 19

Idea – Vodafone Dues

On 09.07.2018, Manoj Sinha, telecom minister approved a note moved by the licensing division of the DoT for charging Rs 3,926 crore from Idea Cellular Ltd (ICL) as outstanding dues while approving its merger with Vodafone Mobile Services Ltd (VMSL).

Digital The Future. Reimagine 26

Digital: The Future. Reimagine

Digital will change the things in the future, from cash-free, robotics-automated industrial assembly lines, and AI-driven cars. The disruption is so alarming and rapid that we have to reimagine the future to keep pace with the change – be it robot caregivers, sensor-based pills, boundary-less interconnected workspaces or even autonomous pizza delivery. Based on this

CMD BSNL - Trimax nexus 32

CMD BSNL – Trimax nexus

A performance bank guarantee (PBG) of Rs 1 crore, submitted by Mumbai based Trimax IT Infrastructure & Services Ltd to Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL), was confirmed to be fake by the issuing branch of the SBI in Kolkata (Branch No.16639) way back on 27.11.2017. But so far, Anupam Shrivastava, CMD of BSNL, has not

India Summit 2018 40

Cyber Security & Data Protection India Summit 2018

Cyber security is changing its landscape every day. Today, we have an increasing risk of security breaches and security governance, application security, cloud based security, Network, Mobile and endpoint security and other cyber risks in India and abroad.

Is this Ease of Doing Business 44

Is this Ease of Doing Business?

On 01.03.2018, Bharat Broadband Networks Ltd (BBNL) invited a tender titled as “Selection of Agency for provisioning of First Line Maintenance (FLM) Support at the Gram Panchayat level” divided into 25 packages covering the entire country. The scope included preventive maintenance through cleaning of equipment / area in GP, and to monitor & report any

Internet Telephony 46

Internet Telephony

On 19.06.2018, DoT has issued amendments in the license conditions allowing the use of mobile numbering scheme even for providing internet telephony in India. With this, now the incumbent troika (Airtel, Vodafone & Idea) will have no excuse in refusing connectivity to the other operators who had been seeking interconnection for providing internet telephony.

Uplinking & Downlinking of TV channels 48

Uplinking & Downlinking of TV channels

Trai has come out with its recommendations on “Issues relating to Uplinking and Downlinking of Television Channels in India”. In its recommendations, it has suggested that auction is not feasible for grant of permissions for uplinking and downlinking of TV channels. Also, existing administrative system for grant of permissions for them should be continued and

Indus Tower & Bharti Infratel Merger 24

Indus Tower & Bharti Infratel Merger

Indus Towers Ltd has a meager issued share capital of less than Rs 12 lakh. On January 28, 2013, IL&FS Trust Company Ltd and Indus Towers Ltd entered into an agreement under which IL&FS agreed to act as the “Security Trustee” for the assets pledged by Indus for availing of various financial assistance of Rs