ETISALAT DB

  • 2G fallout: Etisalat DB hearing in HC today March 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Etisalat DB and TDSAT will come up for hearing on Monday in the Delhi High Court. Telecom tribunal TDSAT issued a notice to Etisalat DB on Reliance Infratel's plea seeking to recover Rs 1,200 crore from the operator which had taken its telecom infrastructure on lease. A TDSAT...
  • 2G: Etisalat to contest charges against it October 24, 2011

    Dubai: UAE's telecom giant Etisalat has said that its Indian affiliate Etisalat DB would contest charges filed against it by the authorities relating to the allocation of 2G licence in January 2008. "Etisalat would like to inform you that on October 22nd, 2011, charges were framed...
  • Swan may lose 2G licence as DoT readies notice October 9, 2011

    New Delhi: The Department of Telecom has decided to terminate 13 UAS licences issued to Swan Telecom, the company alleged to be a beneficiary of the 2G scam. It has also been accused of acting as a front for Reliance Telecom. The DoT has now sought a second opinion from...
  • 2G: corporate chieftains Balwa, Goenka fined June 10, 2011

    New Delhi: A court in New Delhi on Friday fined corporate honchos Shahid Usman Balwa and Vinod Goenka, accused in 2G spectrum allocation scam, for filing 'frivolous' pleas seeking to visit Mumbai for business purpose saying the 'government machinery cannot be made subservient to the money power of the accused...
  • Raja's relative dies of heart attack April 8, 2011

    Chennai: Deepak Pushpanathan, a young relative of former Telecom Minister A Raja, died in Chennai last night after suffering a massive heart attack. 30yearold Deepak, who was working with Etisalat DB, a firm under the scanner in connection with the 2G spectrum scam, was at a local gym where he is...
  • Home ministry redflag for Etisalat DB February 9, 2011

    New Delhi: CNNIBN has accessed documents that raise concerns over Etisalat links to Pakistan and Afghanistan. After the CAG rap in the 2G case, more trouble comes calling for telecom operator Etisalat DB. The Foreign Investment Promotion Board has rejected a proposal by the UAE based Etisalat Corporation and its Mauritius...
  • Telecom firms pay Rs 73.73 crore as penalty January 1, 2011

    New Delhi: The government has collected Rs 73.73 crore as penalty from new telecom operators for missing the network rollout deadline, but is still keeping open the option of cancelling the licences. "Total penalty is about Rs 219 crore for missing rollout obligations. We had generated demand for over Rs 78...
  • Govt objects to Etisalat's links with Pakistan December 1, 2010

    New Delhi: The Union Home Ministry has raised a red flag over Etisalat DB Telecom's links with Pakistan and Afghanistan. CNNIBN has accessed Home Ministry documents which raise concerns over Etisalat DB Telecom operations in India due to its links with Pakistan and Afghanistan. The Ministry has also raised objections...