Media Releases

BIF Press Release: TRAI Recommendations on Promotion of NATEM – extremely comprehensive & forward looking recommendations – 25 September 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India forum states that OTTs are adequately regulated under the IT Act and is against selective banning of OTT services – 02 September 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum (BIF) hails amendments to the Unified License, boosting competition in the broadband landscape by allowing smaller and local ISPs to offer their services – 23 August 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum Supports ICRIER Working Paper’s Findings Against Satellite Spectrum Auctions – 10 August 2023

BIF Press Release: BIF Hails Epoch Making Cabinet Approval for Connecting all 6.4L villages – 07 August 2023

BIF Press Release: BIF Sounds the Alarm: 28% GST Decision on Online Gaming Sparks Fears of 5G Utilization Crisis – 03 August 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum Convenes First-Ever Summit on Artificial Intelligence: AI Summit 2023 – AI for Acceleration to a $5 Trillion Economy – 20 July 2023

BIF Press Release: Apps Expenditure Expected to Reach INR 64 Lakh Crores by 2030, Fuelling 12% of GDP Growth: says Broadband India Forum Report – 30 June 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum Welcomes Mr. Shivnath Thukral, Director and Head Public Policy, India at Meta, as Vice President – 09 June 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum BIF) lauds the notification issued by Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (DEPwD) – 17 May 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum Advocates for Inclusive Development on World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2023 – 17 May 2023

BIF Press Release: Telecom and Broadcasting Sectors Set to Benefit from TRAI’s Latest Ease of Doing Business Recommendations – 05 May 2023

BIF Press Release: New Spacecom Policy to position India as a global leader in the space sector: BIF – 21 April 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum signs MoU with Wireless Broadband Alliance to expand NextGen Wireless Ecosystem – 11 April 2023

BIF Press Release: BIF releases a new study mentioning recommendations for the proposed Digital India Act – 30 March 2023

BIF Press Release: BIF suggests new framework to improve submarine cable systems, to promote innovation and push digitalisation in India – 07 March 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum Hosts Professor N Yoshino for a Roundtable discussion on Spillover effects of Digital Infrastructure and Financing – 01 March 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum welcomes Smt. Aruna Sundararajan, IAS (Retd.) as its Chairperson – 20 February 2023

BIF Press Release: Data Communication between Aircraft and Ground Stations – 15 February 2023

BIF Press Release: PM-WANI Business Cases – Driving Digital – 14 February 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum lauds and welcomes the Draft Online Gaming Rules – 01 February 2023

BIF Press Release: Broadband India Forum lauds and welcomes the draft Bill for Data Protection – 29 December 2022

BIF Press Release: Liberalised modern Satcom technology to benefit consumers by enhancing Digital Inclusion:- 14 December 2022

BIF Press Release: Satcom for Inclusive growth – the way forward towards accelerating ‘Digital India’- 13 December 2022

BIF Press Release: BIF Hails Epoch Making Satellite Communication Reforms From DoT! – 07 November 2022

BIF Press Release: Draft Indian Telecommunications Bill 2022 requires a critical review – 23 September 2022

BIF Press Release: 6G will bring the human, physical and digital worlds together – Experts – 21 September 2022

BIF Press Release: BIF Connectivity Accelerator Grand Finale – 17 August 2022

BIF Press Release: Effective Consumer Choice key for Indian TV Viewers: BIF-CUTS Survey – 03 August 2022

BIF Press Release: Choice of Service Provider for Captive Private 5G Networks must lie with Enterprises

BIF Press Release: Auctioning V Band against well-established international best practices in over 80 countries and TRAI Recommendations

BIF Press Release: Policy Guidelines for Captive Private 5G Networks must be implemented in letter and spirit of Cabinet decision

BIF Press Release: No call for level playing field between Captive Private 5G Networks and Public Networks – June 21 2022

BIF Press Release: Union Cabinet’s decision on Private 5G Networks uphold the vision and mission of Atmanirbhar Bharat and Digital India – June 15 2022

BIF Press Release: Innovative ventures being groomed by BIF to enhance Digital Connectivity

BIF Press Release: Rural Inclusion key to attaining true Digital India

Press Release: TRAI’s 5G recommendations oriented towards consumer benefits, technology adoption and continued reforms

Press Release: M2M Services being operationalised is a landmark for India’s digital journey

Press Release: DoT Guidelines on M2M to lead to explosive growth in IoT based services


Press Release: Startups & Enterprises to invigorate expeditious implementation of PM WANI and Public Wi-Fi


Press Release: Liberalised modern Satcom technology to benefit consumers by enhancing Digital Inclusion


Press Release: Mainstreaming Satcom the evident way forward towards ‘Digital India’


Press Release: Enhanced Broadband Speed, Quality and Outreach to boost India’s global positioning as an Inclusive Digital Economy


Press Release: Regulatory certainty to drive Satcom as an affordable mainstream option for India: BIF


Press Release: Unbundling of Layers to boost competition and efficiency: BIF


Press Release: Satcom integral to success of 5G in India – BIF


Press Release: Global Innovations must be leveraged for Atmanirbharta in Telecom Manufacturing – BIF


Press Release: New Modernised Specifications a Giant Step towards more Effective Satcom – BIF


BIF Press Release: Economic Value of Wi-Fi in unlicensed spectrum bands to be almost INR 12.7 lakh crores in India: BIF Report


BIF Press Release: Self-Regulation of OCCPs is a Responsible and Mature step


BIF Press Release: PM WANI will provide tremendous impetus to Digital India, Atma-Nirbhar Bharat, and Employment Opportunities for Citizens


BIF Press Release – TRAI OTT Recommendations: A bold and progressive stroke in Consumer Interest and Economic Development


BIF Press Release on The Digital Dialogues on ‘Quality of Experience in Broadband’


BIF Press Release on 25 years of Internet in India & White Paper on Internet Governance & Digital Cooperation


Assistive ICT – a game changer for Persons with Disabilities: BIF


Digital inclusion of persons with disabilities is an essential and progressive step – BIF


BIF lauds TRAI Directions on TCCPR 2018 as a technology solution to reduce spamming of telecom users


BIF’s Clarion Call for Implementation of TRAI’s Public Wi-Fi Recommendations


A Giant 5.7 Billion USD Stroke of Confidence in the Indian Digital Story!


BIF appoints new Director General


Cloud Service Providers should conform to MeitY guidelines


SatCom should be mainstreamed to complement frontline technologies like mobile towers and fiber: BIF


Broadband India Forum to host India Satcom 2019 on November 28 in New Delhi


Revision of implementation date of zero-IUC regime would harm consumer interest


Enhancing the scope of IP1s to provide and share active infrastructure would be beneficial to customers, and the growth of Digital India


Fibre-based Technologies to be a Key Enabler for Digital India: Broadband India Forum


BIF lauds inclusion of India’s own GPS Solution ‘NavIC’ by 3GPP


Unsold spectrum cost India INR 5.4 Lakh Crore loss in GDP