0
General

Nokia to create 500 digitally integrated smart villages

Thursday 17 May 2018 | 19:42 CET | News
Nokia announced 'Smartpur' project that aims to create 500 digitally integrated and sustainable villages across India in line with government's vision of Digital India. In phase 1 of the project, a pilot was rolled out in Haryana and Tamil Nadu with Digital Empowerment Foundation (DEF) as the implementation partner to create 10 such villages in each state. The pilot in Tain village in Mewat district in Haryana was inaugurated by Ambassador of Finland, Nina Vaskunlahti.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: Nokia
Countries: India
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Airtel launches digital platform for wholesale voice business in India

Published 11 May 2018 08:39 CET | India
Indian operator Bharti Airtel has launched a carrier digital platform, designed to enable global operators to do wholesale voice ...

India data centre infrastructure hardware spending on pace to reach USD 2.7 bln in 2018

Published 09 May 2018 20:01 CET | India
Data centre infrastructure hardware enterprise spending in India is on pace to increase 2.6 percent in 2018 to USD 2.7 billion, ...

Idea Cellular launches VoLTE services in 6 major Indian markets

Published 03 May 2018 07:28 CET | India
Indian operator Idea Cellular has rolled out its VoLTE service for customers across six major markets, namely Maharashtra & Goa, ...

Oppo invests in Indian digital media startup POPxo

Published 27 Apr 2018 10:13 CET | India
Digital media startup POPxo has raised INR 370 million in a funding round led by South Korea's Doosan investment arm Neoplux, and ...

Vodafone India launches digital transformation initiatives

Published 28 Mar 2018 11:09 CET | India
Vodafone has launched digital transformation initiatives for its 210 million customers in India. With the launch of its digital ...

Idea Cellular adopts Nokia's optical transport network service

Published 27 Sep 2017 14:47 CET | India
Indian mobile operator Idea Cellular will deploy Nokia's 1830 Photonic Services Switch (PSS) based Wavelength Division ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

24 Jan STMicroelectronics Q4 2018
24 Jan Digi Q4 2018
24 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2018
24 Jan Rogers Communications Q4 2018
25 Jan Telia Q4 2018
25 Jan Ericsson Q4 2018
25 Jan Vodafone Group fiscal Q3
27 Jan Grameenphone Q4 results
28 Jan Dtac Q4 2018
28 Jan Cisco Live 2019
29 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2018
29 Jan Apple fiscal Q1
29 Jan Corning Q4 2018
29 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
29 Jan 8x8 Q3 fiscal 2019
29 Jan O2 Czech Republic Q4 2018
29 Jan Verizon Q4 2018
29 Jan TowerXchange MENA Meetup 2019
30 Jan MediaTek Q4 2018
30 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2 2019
30 Jan Facebook Q4 2018
30 Jan Cirrus Logic Q3 fiscal 2019
30 Jan Chunghwa Telecom Q4 2018
30 Jan Alibaba Q4 2018
30 Jan Qualcomm fiscal Q1
30 Jan Telenor Q4 2018
30 Jan NEC Q3 fiscal 2019
30 Jan AT&T Q4 2018
30 Jan Limelight Networks Q4 2018
30 Jan FCC meeting
::: More Calendar Items