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Analysts: Indias mobile sector gets a reality check

India’s mobile sector is under scrutiny today following analyst reports that suggest the trend of users owning multiple SIMs is distorting the true state of the market.

The challenges of forecasting Indian growth

The trend of multiple SIM ownership is just one difficulty in analysing the world’s second-largest mobile market

India ups spectrum charges

India will increase the annual charges mobile operators pay to use radio bandwidth in the country from 1 April, reports Dow Jones Newswires.

Indian MNP set for more delays

According to the Economic Times, India’s long-awaited introduction of mobile number portability (MNP) looks set to face further delays on the back of security concerns raised by the Ministry of Home Affairs.

India may invite 3G bids this week

India is likely to invite applications for third-generation mobile-telephone bandwidth this week, Telecommunications Minister A. Raja said today.

Report: Indian 3G auctions delayed again

Dow Jones Newswires reports that the Indian government is likely to defer the auction for 3G licenses to the next fiscal year starting April 1, 2010.

India linked to yet another 3G auction delay

India expects to complete the auction of 3G licenses by March 31, Sam Pitroda, an adviser to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, said today, according to a Bloomberg report.

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Report: Indian 3G auction to start 12 February

An Economic Times report claims that India’s long-awaited and oft-delayed 3G auction is expected to be held on 12 February, with 2 September 2010 stipulated as the date for commercial launch.

India sees new delays to 3G licensing and MNP

India – the world’s second-largest, and fastest-growing, mobile market – has reportedly again delayed plans to auction 3G spectrum and introduce mobile number portability (MNP). Dow Jones Newswires today reports that a senior official at the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has said the 3G license auction will now be held in February, with a date to be confirmed soon.