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  • Telenor Myanmar has appointed Hans Martin Hoegh Henrichsen as its chief corporate affairs officer (CCAO).

    Henrichsen (pictured) will start in his new role on May 1, succeeding Gunnar Bertelsen, who has been with Telenor Myanmar since the company entered Myanmar in 2013. Bertelsen will return to Telenor Group’s regional office in Asia where he will take on a new responsibilities within…

    Telecom Asia News on Friday, 19 January 2018
  • Dimension Data has secured a contact in Taiwan to overhaul and enhance a government department's backbone network by designing, implementing and maintaining a SDN based on Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI).

    The project will enable the department to support the government’s recently launched 8-year “Digital Nation Plan,” aimed at accelerating Taiwan’s development into a…

    Telecom Asia News on Thursday, 18 January 2018
  • Google has announced plans to commission three new subsea cables in 2019 to support its Google Cloud customers.

    The company plans to co-commission the Hong Kong-Guam (HK-G) cable system as part of a consortium. The HK-G will be an extension of the SEA-US cable system,  and will have a design capacity of more than 48Tbps. It is being built by RTI-C and NEC.

    Google said that…

    Telecom Asia News on Thursday, 18 January 2018
  • Singapore's Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has launched a public consultation into a proposed new telecoms and subscription TV mediation and adjudication scheme.

    The regulator is seeking to introduce an alternative dispute resolution scheme for telecoms and media services to supplement existing consumer protection measures.

    IMDA has proposed a two-stage process for…

    Telecom Asia News on Thursday, 18 January 2018
  • Global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) testing solutions provider Spirent Communications has added support for signals from Phase 3 of the Chinese BeiDou navigation system to its GNSS RF constellation simulators.

    The first two satellites for the third phase of the BeiDou system, China's answer to GPS and the European Galileo system) launched in November.

    Phase 3 of the…

    Telecom Asia News on Thursday, 18 January 2018