Mnp

  • TRAI recommends full number portability within 6 months 25-09-2013 06:22 PM

    New Delhi: Telecom regulator TRAI recommended that MNP be fully implemented across the country within six months to allow subscribers to retain their numbers even when they shift from one service area to another. Presently, Mobile Number Portability is available only within the subscribers' service area. When MNP is implemented...
  • Nationwide Mobile Number Portability by Feb: Sibal 13-12-2012 10:29 AM

    New Delhi: Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal on Thursday said nationwide Mobile Number Portability (MNP) is expected to be rolled out by February 2013, which will allow users to retain their numbers even if they move from one state to another. "For the timely implementation of the National Telecom Policy (NTP)...
  • Action against Airtel for violation of MNP norms 15-12-2011 10:21 AM

    New Delhi: Telecom regulator TRAI is in the process of taking legal action against Bharti Airtel for violating the mobile number portability (MNP) guidelines. "...It was found that Bharti Airtel has violated the provisions of the MNP regulations. Accordingly, TRAI is in the process of taking necessary legal action against...
  • Bharti, Vodafone under TRAI scanner over MNP 14-12-2011 07:20 PM

    New Delhi: Two leading telecom firms, Bharti and Vodafone, have come under the scanner of regulator Trai for violating Mobile Number Portability (MNP) norms. Trai had issued showcause notices to the firms seeking information based on complaints from subscribers that their requests for MNP had been rejected, sources in the...
  • 'Airtel faces maximum complaints for MNP rejection' 10-12-2011 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: Telecom major Bharti Airtel faces the largest number of complaints at 893 for rejecting mobile number portability (MNP requests), followed by Vodafone and Idea Cellular, Parliament was informed. "Bharti Airtel faces 893 complaints, while Vodafone and Idea Cellular had 792 and 313 complaints, respectively," Minister of State for...
  • Eleven lakh mobile subscribers opt for MNP 03-02-2011 07:54 PM

    New Delhi: Within a fortnight of Mobile Number Portability becoming available, more than 11 lakh mobile subscribers have opted for the facility, that allows users to change their service provider while retaining the number. "According to daily MNP figure reported by telecom service providers, there has been request from over...
  • MNP not to show much impact on telecom operators 26-01-2011 09:52 AM

    New Delhi: The MNP services, via which the customer can retain the number even after changing its service provider, was expected to shake up the telephony market, but now industry leaders are recognising that this may not happen, says a study. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh launched the nation-wide mobile number...
  • 58 pc want to switch mobile operators. The rest? 21-01-2011 05:20 PM

    New Delhi: A majority of consumers are unhappy with their current mobile service provider and want to switch, that's what the Swayam-numvar survey conducted by IBNLive discovered. Mobile number portability (MNP) was finally launched across the country after a long wait on January 21 and telecom companies have hit the...
  • Mobile number portability a reality now 20-01-2011 07:03 AM

    New Delhi: After years of delays, Mobile Number Portability (MNP) will finally be available all over India from January 20. Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal said, "We're very happy that we are going to launch it nationally tomorrow. It's a great step forward for the consumer. It enhances his choice." Dump...