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No floor price for voice, data in most developed countries: Morgan Stanley

Trai chairman R S Sharma said the regulator was open to consultation on the issue

Kiran Rathee  |  New Delhi 

Even though a few mobile operators in India have sought fixing of a floor price for voice and data services, it is not a norm in most developed markets and only a few countries like Morocco have a floor price on bundled services. As per a report by Morgan Stanley, most of the developed markets globally do not have any such floor price for both data and voice. Last week, some of the incumbent operators had asked sectoral regulator Trai to fix a floor or minimum price for voice and data services. The operators had suggested the imposition of floor rate for tariffs to check ...

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First Published: Mon, June 19 2017. 18:59 IST