Tag: Manoj Sinha

Cabinet clears new telecom policy; Industry hails move

Cabinet clears new telecom policy; Industry hails move

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a new telecom policy — National Digital Communications Policy (NDCP) 2018 — designed to provide “broadband to all”, Union Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said. Industry stakeholders and sector experts welcomed the policy describing it as an elaborate document which would be significant[Read More…]

PM launches India Post Payments Bank aimed at financial inclusion

PM launches India Post Payments Bank aimed at financial inclusion

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) aimed at strengthening financial inclusion by taking banking services to the unbanked rural areas across the country. The payments bank would initially provide current and savings account facility at 650 post offices and 3,250 access points. “The India Post Payments[Read More…]

Government plans new telecom policy by February 2018

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is planning to finalise the new telecom policy by February 2018, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said here on Tuesday. “We are trying to come out with the new telecom policy by February 2018. High level working groups have started working towards it. We expect to[Read More…]





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