Telecom

4G to be launched before September

As soon as NTA provides permission, Ncell will launch 4G service within two months and Nepal Telecom customers will have it in four months Of late, 4G has been the buzzword in the tech market. 4G, successor to 3G has been much awaited and much talked about technology in the local tech market as it provides faster data access, enhanced roaming …

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GSM mobile service Evolution

Mobile phones have become omnipresent and this widespread adoption of mobile phones has a lot to do with GSM mobile service. It is GSM mobile service that expanded reach of mobile phones among everyone across the world. In Nepal only, according to the latest MIS report released by Nepal Telecommunication Authority, 26,896,387 have subscribed to GSM mobile service. 29.95 million …

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How to recharge all NT services online

Nepal Telecom has made bill payment hassle-free. The same Namaste recharge card can be used to recharge all Nepal Telecom Services online whether it is your mobile service, ADSL or Landline service. You don’t need to queue up in a line for bill payment anymore. NT recharge card function as a single billing platform for multiple services of Nepal Telecom. …

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Process to get new MD for NT initiates, vacancy announced

Nepal Telecom has published vacancy notice for Managing Director, to be appointed through open competition.  The tenure of current Mangaing Director Buddhi Prasad Acharya is coming to an end on Bhadra 19. Candidates willing to apply for the position of MD must be in between 40 to 58 years of age. Individual must have completed Master’s degree in Commerce, Economics, …

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NT and Ncell app compared

To make customers access information about mobile services more conveniently, both Nepal Telecom and Ncell has mobile app service. Nepal Telecom made its mobile app available on the occasion of its 11th anniversary. Back in 2014 also it had launched its mobile app but it was not much interactive and NT failed to expand  it. Nepal Telecom app is available …

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4G service to start on existing 3G frequency band

Nepal Telecommunication Authority has amended Radio Frequency Policy (Pricing and Distribution), paving the way for telecom operators to start 4G service in existing 1,800 Mhz frequency band. The amended policy has adopted provision of technology neutrality so that service providers can upgrade to 4G service from 3G service. The amended policy has already been sent to Ministry of Information and …

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Surf internet at cheaper rates with data packages on NT network

If you are wondering how to surf internet on GSM and CDMA mobile on Nepal Telecom network through data packages, we are here to guide you to subscribe data packages in GSM prepaid mobile and GSM post paid mobile to access internet at cheaper rates. Nepal Telecom has seven different data packages for GSM Postpaid Mobile. To subscribe the data …

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Ncell reduces call rate to India under ‘India Calling’ offer

  Ncell has launched a new scheme ‘India Calling’, reducing  call rate to India to Rs 1.99 per minute (excluding taxes), down from Rs 2.99. The scheme is coming into effect on Wednesday (July 6, 2016) for three months. All postpaid and prepaid customers of Ncell can participate in the scheme and enjoy calling in any Indian number at Rs …

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NTA speeds up work on amendment of Frequency Policy

In a bid to roll out 4G service within this fiscal year, Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA) is sending amendment proposal on Frequency Policy to Radio Frequency Policy Determination Committee within this week. Once the proposal gets approved by the committee, NTA will be providing 4G spectrum to service providers. The proposal includes fixing spectrum band, modality, price and other legal …

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Purchase of internet bandwidth from China in its final stage

The process to buy internet bandwidth from China has reached its final stage. To boost internet connectivity, Nepal Telecom is buying bandwidth from China Telecom within this Asadh (July). NT has already laid down the optical fibre to Rasuwagadhi point via Galchhi of Dhading district and Dhunche of Rasuwa district. ‘The process to sign bandwidth agreement with China Telecom is in …

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UTL revised ISD tariff

UTL has made international call rates cheaper bringing down previous call rates. With new call rates, the customer can make a call to USA and Canada at Rs 1.49 per minute. Likewise, call rates to India, China, Singapore, Hongkong has been fixed at Rs 2.59 per minute. The call rates of other countries can be viewed below in the table. …

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Wherever you are, get connected with NTPro Service

NTPro is Nepal Telecom’s mobile app service that enables GSM postpaid mobile users to make and receive phone calls all over the world, even if there is no GSM network if you have internet connectivity. When a customer is out of network, a particular number is required to receive calls so that call can be forwarded and received. Calls can …

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Nepal Telecom to lay optical fiber along Midhills highway

An agreement has reached between Nepal Telecom and Nepal Telecommunications Authority to lay optical fiber along Midhills highway. Nepal Telecom, state-owned enterprise has been given the responsibility of laying optical fiber from Chiyo Banjyang of Panchthar to Arughat of Gorkha. NTA’s chairman Digambar Jha and Nepal Telecom’s Managing Director Buddhi Prasad Acharya signed agreement paper. Rural Telecommunication Development Fund (RTDF) …

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What is Nepal Telecom’s EasyPhone Service?

EasyPhone is Softphone based on SIP(Session Initiatin Protocol). With the help of EasyPhone, subscribers can make economical IP calls from their PC functioning as a telephone having broadband internet connection. To avail EasyPhone facility, subscribers need to download EasyPhone’s software application from NT’s website- www.ntc.net.np and enter account number and password to make calls after installing it. If you have …

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Ncell and NTC spending millions in CSR

Telecommunication is not only about catering to the communication needs of customers. Telecom companies are here for some kind of profit along with the service. They are also a part of the community they are serving. The agenda of benefiting oneself is not a sustainable policy. They should be involved in the initiatives that benefit society also. They should be …

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OTT providers are major threat to Mobile Network operators: Report

Alepo, a global provider of core network and IT solutions for communication service providers, recently released a research report titled 'Mobile Operator Survey: OTT Services Outlook in Asia-Pacific' highlighting the impact of OTT services on the business of Asia Pacific mobile network providers and their outlook for OTT partnerships.

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Ncell launches ‘Day Voice Pack’, 30 mins talk time for Rs 8

Ncell, private telecommunication mobile service provider has launched new offer ‘Day Voice Pack’ under which all Ncell prepaid subscribers can buy 30 minutes talk time for only Rs. 8 (including taxes). This new offer has come into effect from June 22 (Wednesday). Under the offer, Ncell prepaid customers can subscribe day voice pack, which comprises talk time 30 minutes at mere …

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Nepal Telecom revises FTTH rates

Nepal Telecom has come up with revised rate of wired based FTTH internet service. Along with FTTH rate, the rate has been revised for packaged distribution and sales, customer –premises equipment (CPE) charge.

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