NTA – Nepal Telecommunication Authority – NepaliTelecom https://www.nepalitelecom.com Information about Telecommunication in Nepal Tue, 15 Sep 2020 14:51:59 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.5.1 https://i2.wp.com/www.nepalitelecom.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/cropped-fb-profile_high-res-01.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 NTA – Nepal Telecommunication Authority – NepaliTelecom https://www.nepalitelecom.com 32 32 114407809 Find the reasons for delay in NTA’s Mobile Device Management System Project? https://www.nepalitelecom.com/2020/09/reasons-for-delay-nta-mobile-device-management-system-project.html Tue, 15 Sep 2020 14:51:08 +0000 https://www.nepalitelecom.com/?p=18983 MDMS system

Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA) has issued an update on the progress related to the development of the Mobile device management system (MDMS). NTA has informed that the software development work has been completed in consultation with several stakeholders. They discussed with mobile service providers, customs department, mobile importers, and other stakeholders for that whereas they […]

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Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA) announces the establishment of IT lab https://www.nepalitelecom.com/2020/09/nta-establishment-it-lab-community-schools.html Mon, 14 Sep 2020 13:30:15 +0000 https://www.nepalitelecom.com/?p=18905 NTA IT lab Nepal

Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA) recently announced the establishment of an IT lab in 725 schools. The main objective of the IT lab is to make the community schools information technology-friendly and interactive. This will also aid in the Digital Nepal campaign of the Nepal Government. Moreover, they want to establish information technology laboratories throughout the […]

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All Telcos to have Common Short Codes for Balance Check, Transfer, & Recharge https://www.nepalitelecom.com/telcos-common-short-codes-nepal Mon, 07 Sep 2020 15:41:56 +0000 https://www.nepalitelecom.com/?p=18623 common short code

Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) brings directives to all telcos to have a common short code for all mobile users to check balance, recharge, and balance transfer. With the implementation of common shortcodes, you do not need to remember the shortcodes for all telcos. You can use the same short code in any network to get […]

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NTA Implements Cyber Security Bylaw 2077 for Cybersecurity Standards https://www.nepalitelecom.com/2020/09/nta-implements-cyber-security-bylaw-2077-for-cybersecurity-standards.html Tue, 01 Sep 2020 06:48:57 +0000 https://www.nepalitelecom.com/?p=18310 Cyber Security bylaw 2077 Nepal

Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA), the Telecommunication regulatory body of Nepal, has implemented Cyber Security Bylaw 2077 (2020) recently. It is a mandatory cybersecurity regulation for Telcos and ISPs to implement security standards and best practices in a systematic way. About a month ago, NTA directed the telcos, ISPs to mandatorily conduct security audit regularly. Now, […]

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NTA revises the Reuse period of Old Unused SIM Card to 1 year https://www.nepalitelecom.com/2020/08/nta-revises-the-old-unused-sim-card-reuse-period-to-1-year.html Mon, 24 Aug 2020 14:23:03 +0000 https://www.nepalitelecom.com/?p=17189 SIM card

Nepal Telecom Authority (NTA) has revised the provision of reusing old SIM cards and instructed the Mobile service providers (MSP) to recycle unused SIM cards only after one year. The NTA board meeting held on Shrawan 26 decided to direct telcos redistribute SIM cards, (that have not been in use for six months) only after […]

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NTA directs mandatory security audit for Telecom and ISPsĀ  https://www.nepalitelecom.com/2020/07/nta-directs-mandatory-security-audit-for-telecom-and-isps.html Thu, 30 Jul 2020 05:56:02 +0000 https://www.nepalitelecom.com/?p=17119 Security Audit ISP telcos

Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA), the Telecommunication regulatory body of Nepal, sent a directive to all the Telecom and ISPs to mandatorily conduct a security audit regularly. They are also required to submit the audit report to NTA. Inclination towards digital transactions has invited unfortunate events. The most recent news that we heard was the server […]

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NTA Prohibits Using More than Two Mobile SIM cards https://www.nepalitelecom.com/2020/07/nta-prohibits-using-more-than-two-mobile-sim-cards.html Mon, 06 Jul 2020 10:56:35 +0000 https://www.nepalitelecom.com/?p=16215 SIM cards

From now on, Nepal Telecom Authority (NTA) will not be allowing Nepali citizens to use more than two sim cards of a mobile service provider. Similarly, NTA directs all the mobile operators of Nepal to ban the sale of more than two sim cards to a single person. The NTA board meeting held on Asadh […]

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NTA restricts Telcos to sell sim cards without original citizenship https://www.nepalitelecom.com/2020/06/nta-restricts-sell-sim-cards-without-original-citizenship.html Fri, 26 Jun 2020 02:55:41 +0000 https://www.nepalitelecom.com/?p=15789 SIM card citizenship

Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA) issued instructions to mobile service providers recently regarding the sale and distribution of sim cards. Now, the original citizenship of the individual is required to get a SIM card. The mobile service providers received a directive from the telecom regulatory body, NTA, on Thursday, instructing on implementing a provision that demands […]

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NTA directs ISPs to provide internet speed details to consumers https://www.nepalitelecom.com/2020/06/nta-directs-isp-provide-internet-speed-details-customers.html Mon, 22 Jun 2020 05:15:03 +0000 https://www.nepalitelecom.com/?p=15663 ISP internet speed

With massive complaints flooding from internet consumers during lockdown regarding slow internet speed, Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA) has implemented a rule for Internet service providers (ISPs) to provide details about the internet speed to their customers. On Wednesday, ISPs received a directive from NTA to provide information to consumers on how much bandwidth is used […]

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NTA penalizes Ncell for unauthorized Services, offers and Auto renewal https://www.nepalitelecom.com/2020/06/nta-penalizes-ncell-unauthorized-services-offers-auto-renewal.html Fri, 05 Jun 2020 13:58:33 +0000 https://www.nepalitelecom.com/?p=15325 Ncell

Nepal Telecommunication Authority (NTA) has penalized the telecom operator Ncell for the operation of unauthorized VAS (Value added services) and offers. A total of 10.5 lakhs has been decided to charge the telco for providing such services and offers without permission. NTA board decided to take a fine of Rs 500,000 from the telco for […]

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