Tag Archives: Import

Import of Mobiles Without Panic Button Allowed Until February, Says DoT

The Department of Telecom on Tuesday allowed import of mobile phones without panic button or emergency calling feature till February 28, 2017. “…it has been decided by the competent authority that the import of mobile phone handsets without Panic Button/Emergency call button feature prescribed as per ‘Panic Button and Global Positioning System Facility in all mobile phone handsets Rules 2016…shall ... Read More »

New Import Rules Adversely Affecting Mobile Manufacturing, Says ICA

Mobile manufacturers have demanded roll back of new import norms that mandate companies to provide bank guarantees for availing duty concessions. They claimed that due to new import rules this fiscal, funds to the tune of Rs. 15,000 crores of mobile companies have been blocked and manufacturing in the country has become very complex. “Mobile companies are estimated to have ... Read More »

India stated to Reject Apple’s Plan to Import Used iPhones

India has rejected a plan via Apple Inc to import used iPhones, two telecoms ministry officials stated, a blow to america tech giant that has been looking for to restore waning income of its flagship smartphones. Apple sells what it calls refurbished iPhones at a reduction in a few international locations, along with the united states. Extending this exercise to ... Read More »