India's telecommunications subscriber base grew marginally to 1.19 billion by the end of November 2021, said the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).
India's Department of Telecom (DoT) amended telecom licences to enable service providers to roll out machine-to-machine (M2M) communication in the country.
Nepali operator Smart Telecom has missed the mid-January deadline for paying its outstanding dues of NPR5.5 billion (US$45.8 million), leaving the Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) with little choice but to revoke its licence.
The Government of India has issued guidelines to immediately address the issues related to the installation of mobile phone towers in and nearby airports.
Uruguay’s Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining confirmed that the long-awaited launch of mobile number portability officially came into force on 12th January.