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  • 5G will offer improved speed, increased capacity and greater flexibility. But what are the killer use cases that will attract customers and justify this significant investment?

    Download this free ebook to discover the killer 5G use-cases that will attract customers and deliver an ROI.


    Telecom Asia News on Saturday, 16 February 2019
  • Reliance Jio, an Indian mobile provider owned by Reliance Industries, is the sixth largest wireless operator in the world with about 280 million subscriptions. That's an amazing feat considering it only started offering wireless services in late 2016. If the record books have an entry for the speed of gaining wireless subscribers, Jio would be at the top.

    Jio offers incredible deals on…

    Telecom Asia News on Friday, 15 February 2019
  • The Asia Pacific, excluding Japan (APEJ), region IoT market is expected to grow to $381.8 billion by 2022, predicts IDC.

    According to the latest IDC Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide, the APEJ region will be the leader in worldwide IoT spending with the region accounting for 36.9% of the total worldwide IoT global expenditure in 2019, followed by US and Western…

    Telecom Asia News on Friday, 15 February 2019
  • Telstra appoints former KPN CEO to the board

    Dutch telecoms veteran Eelco Blok (pictured) will join Telstra board as a non-executive director, effective February 15, 2019, the Australian telco announced.

    Blok, who will also be a member of the nomination committee, will stand for election at Telstra’s annual general meeting later in the year.

    Blok has almost 35 years’…

    Telecom Asia News on Friday, 15 February 2019
  • Singtel has reported a 14% slump in net profit for the December quarter, largely as a result of the financial pressures faced by Indian mobile associate Bharti Airtel.

    Singtel reported a Q3 group net profit of S$823 million for the quarter. Operating revenue grew 1%, or 4% in constant currency terms, to S$4.63 billion.

    But intense competition in India, higher depreciation and…

    Telecom Asia News on Friday, 15 February 2019