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ITU To Open Local Office In New Delhi

ITU To Open Local Office In New Delhi

September 19, 2018 at 9:24 am 0 comments

ITU or International Telecommunication Union will soon set up its South Asia office in New Delhi which will serve India’s neighboring countries like Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Iran, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. This was announced by ITU Secretary General Houlin Zhao during the 4th BRICS Communications Ministers Meeting held inRead More

India Slips In ITU ICT Development Index 2015

India Slips In ITU ICT Development Index 2015

December 1, 2015 at 9:20 am 0 comments

India has slipped to 131 rank in ITU ICT Development Index (IDI) 2015 in comparison to 125 rank in 2010 edition. As per the report all of the 167 economies included in the IDI improved their IDI values between 2010 and 2015 and so did India. India has improved itsRead More

South Korea, Denmark & Iceland Leads ICT Development Index

South Korea, Denmark & Iceland Leads ICT Development Index

December 1, 2015 at 7:24 am 0 comments

The Republic of Korea (South Korea), Denmark and Iceland leads ITU ICT Development Index (IDI) a composite measurement that ranks 167 countries according to their level of ICT access, use and skills. The IDI top 30 ranking includes countries from Europe and high-income nations from other regions including Australia, Bahrain,Read More

WRC-15: Allocates Spectrum For Future Innovation

WRC-15: Allocates Spectrum For Future Innovation

November 28, 2015 at 6:58 am 1 comment

The WRC-15 (World Radiocommunication Conference 2015) concluded its deliberations by allocating spectrum to mobile broadband, amateur radio service, emergency & disaster relief, search & rescue, earth observation satellites, unmanned aircraft & wireless avionics, flight tracking, maritime communications and road safety. Festus Daudu, chairman, WRC-15 said, “This conference dealt with aRead More

Houlin Zhao, secretary general, ITU

ITU Decides Mobile Broadband In 694-790 MHz Globally

November 24, 2015 at 5:14 am 0 comments

The ITU World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-15), currently in session 2-27 November, has taken a key decision that will provide enhanced capacity for mobile broadband in the 694-790 MHz frequency band in ITU Region-1 (Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia) and a globally harmonized solution for the implementation ofRead More

Interview With Dr Veena Rawat, Senior Spectrum Advisor, Govt & Regulatory Affairs, GSMA

Interview With Dr Veena Rawat, Senior Spectrum Advisor, Govt & Regulatory Affairs, GSMA

August 31, 2015 at 10:25 pm 0 comments

“GSMA is disappointed with Asia-Pacific as the region has finalized 51 MHz in comparison to 491 MHz by Europe and 291 MHz by America…” Dr Veena Rawat is an internationally acclaimed expert in radio frequency spectrum planning and management. Dr Rawat worked as vice president and ambassador to ITU forRead More

Houlin Zhao, secretary general, ITU

ITU Deploys Iridium And Inmarsat Terminals For Myanmar Floods

August 18, 2015 at 8:21 pm 0 comments

ITU has deployed Iridium satellite phones and Inmarsat satellite terminals (Broadband Global Area Networks), accessories and laptops to support rescue and relief efforts for Myanmar floods. ITU has deployed emergency telecommunication equipment in Myanmar following severe floods which have claimed many lives and submerged more than 200,000 acres of farmland.Read More

ITU Announces Telecom World Entrepreneurship Awards 2015

ITU Announces Telecom World Entrepreneurship Awards 2015

August 12, 2015 at 5:51 am 0 comments

ITU has launched the ITU Telecom World Entrepreneurship Awards 2015, a new awards programme for the most innovative start-ups, micro-small and medium-sized businesses participating at ITU Telecom World 2015. The Awards programme recognizes the crucial role played by ICT entrepreneurs, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), and supporting technology hubs, incubatorsRead More

Houlin Zhao, secretary general, ITU

ITU Launches ICT Regulatory Tracker

July 18, 2015 at 9:54 am 0 comments

To assist ICT regulators and policy makers, ITU has developed the ICT Regulatory Tracker, a new evidence-based analytical tool to help pinpoint the strengths and weaknesses of regulatory interventions. The ICT Regulatory Tracker shows that an optimized combination of just a handful of key regulatory measures is closely associated withRead More

Budapest to Host ITU Telecom World 2015; Focus on IoT, 5G, Cloud and Innovation

Budapest to Host ITU Telecom World 2015; Focus on IoT, 5G, Cloud and Innovation

July 7, 2015 at 7:45 am 0 comments

Budapest will host ITU Telecom World 2015 and focus on Internet of Things (IoT), 5G, ICT start-ups, entrepreneurs and innovation, cloud and attracting investment. ITU Telecom World 2015 will take place in Budapest, Hungary on 12-15 October 2015. ITU Telecom World 2015, the global ICT innovation event, is an exhibitionRead More