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India's Draft Telecom Policy Needs to Bridge the Gap Between Intent and Execution

by Anubha Sinha — last modified May 07, 2018 04:13 PM
May 07, 2018

Earlier this week, India’s department of telecommunications (DoT) released a draft new telecom policy, titled ‘Draft National Digital Communications Policy 2018’.

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The Huawei pointer

by Shyam Ponappa — last modified May 06, 2018 01:04 PM
May 06, 2018

Taking a cue from Huawei. Huawei has an awe-inspiring record of drive, perseverance, fortuitous circumstances, good strategy, execution, and success.

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NPAs & Bad Banks

by Shyam Ponappa — last modified Mar 25, 2018 03:53 AM
March 25, 2018

Correcting misinformed impressions about NPAs, and the Swedish model for setting up a Bad Bank.

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Matching Realities and Aspirations

by Shyam Ponappa — last modified Mar 09, 2018 03:03 AM
March 09, 2018

Leaving aside fixing the 'mountains' such as land acquisition, NPAs etc, here are some thoughts on systemic focus and action.

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Submission to TRAI Consultation on "Inputs for Formulation of National Telecom Policy - 2018"

by Pranesh Prakash — last modified Jan 25, 2018 02:46 PM
January 25, 2018

Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) made a submission to TRAI Consultation on inputs to the National Telecom Policy.

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The 2G Judgment of December 2017: What Was It About?

by Shyam Ponappa — last modified Jan 18, 2018 02:40 PM
January 18, 2018

The judgment provides a critique of how no proper evidence was presented on existence of an FCFS policy and its improper implementation.

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The tragedy of the unused commons

by Shyam Ponappa — last modified Jan 05, 2018 02:50 PM
January 05, 2018

Hope for the good sense and guts to handle it.

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Nobel Laureate Richard Thaler's Views On Auctions

by Shyam Ponappa — last modified Jan 05, 2018 02:09 PM
January 05, 2018

The government has already set up a Nudge unit; now, it should apply the Nobel laureate's insights on auctions relating to essential infrastructure.

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NPAs & Structural Issues

by Shyam Ponappa — last modified Jan 05, 2018 01:32 PM
January 05, 2018

To fix one you need to fix the others.

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CIS Comments on TRAI Consultation Paper on Promoting Local Telecom Equipment Manufacturing

by Anubha Sinha — last modified Nov 26, 2017 02:56 AM
November 26, 2017

The Centre for Internet & Society (CIS) sent comments to the TRAI Consultation Paper on promoting telecom equipment manufacturing. CIS submission drew primarily from the research done in the Pervasive Technologies project.

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