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DoT to finalise BSNL-MTNL alliance policy shortly

Monday 9 April 2012 | 01:40 CET | News
India's Department of Telecommunications (DoT) will soon finalise a policy that will allow state-owned telecommunications firms Bharat Sanchar Nigam (BSNL) and Mahanagar Telephone Nigam (MTNL) to synergise operations without a merger. A committee has been established to oversee the policy decisions and institutional framework for the alliance between the two operators, which have been reporting losses. A permanent committee has been set-up to prepare a plan for the implementation of a report that was published by an earlier committee, the Business Standard writes. Synergies with other firms

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Categories: General
Companies: Bharat Sanchar Nigam / BSNL / Mahanagar Telephone Nigam / MTNL
Countries: India
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DOT should think of reviving the govt/psu teleco .TOP management should make HR policy which is applicable for all the executives whether it is for ITS or employee of company .
ashutosh @ 12/4/2012 - 11:07

DOT must concentrate first on reviving the losses of both the PSU's. ITS issue is still not settled and is causing a huge loss to BSNL.Difference in HR policies, Pay scales of both the PSU's is major hurdle for for a merger
Sushil Choudhary @ 12/4/2012 - 08:14

DOT is unable to settle ITS officers absorption issue since inception of BSNL which is the vital cause of loss in its account book. Bad policy, lack of belongingness and working without responsibility, the unabsorbed upper management are the bane for the company. Synergy beetween the telecom PSUs is the secondary issue.
Arjun Pandit @ 9/4/2012 - 11:07


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