News: 3G Video Calling Approved

DoT has approved video calling over 3G network, but the approval has come with a rider – i.e. operators will have to provide interception capabilities by July 31st. “It has…

DoT has approved video calling over 3G network, but the approval has come with a rider – i.e. operators will have to provide interception capabilities by July 31st.

“It has now been decided that carriage of video calls on mobile networks would be permitted, subject to an undertaking by the service providers concerned that they shall demonstrate the required capability by July 31.”[source]

Earlier, DoT had asked Reliance and Tata Teleservices to hold on to the commercial launch of video calling service.

How do you think will the Video calling over 3G network impact the video services.

SingTel increases stake in Bharti Airtel to 32.15%

SingTel has increased its stake in the country’s largest telecoms company by both revenues and customers Bharti Airtel by an additional 0.11% after it acquired shares worth 136 cr from the open market. [source]

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