The Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) while commending the move has asserted that this will significantly reduce roll-out costs for telecom operators
According to the COAI announcement, Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd President Pramod Kumar Mittal has also been re-named the Vice Chairman of the Association
The body said that linking 5G technology with coronavirus spike is baseless as 5G networks have not yet been installed in the country and even 5G trials are yet to be started by the telecom operators
The industry body has also requested that free movement be allowed to telecom professionals during the lockdown to maintain networks
Cellular Operators Association of India represents India’s big 3 telcos, Bharti Airtel, Reliance Jio and Vodafone Idea (Vi)
Telecom industry continues to be financially stressed and we seek the support of the government to truly play our role as an enabler of horizontal growth and boost the nation’s economy.
COAI and ETSI, a standardization organization for ICT standards fulfilling European and global market need have signed an MoU to work and collaborate on telecom standardization
COAI welcomed the specific notifications issued by the Wireless Planning & Coordination (WPC) wing of Department of Telecommunications.
COAI, the apex industry association representing the country’s major Telecom, Internet, Technology & Digital Services companies, expressed deep concerns over the allegations levied by Reliance Jio Infocomm, where it has accused the industry body of using disparaging remarks.
Telecom industry is deeply disappointed that none of its key asks have found mention in the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Budget 2018 speech, says Rajan S Mathews
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