Digital Services

Digerati50: CC Puan positions for his next big bets
CC Puan has embarked on the next big bets he is making in the Digital Economy. Will his success inspire more entrepreneurs to make the trek to the Himalayas?
Axiata Digital invests US$16.8 mil into Swedish insurtech, BIMA
Axiata Digital makes its 29th investment with a US$16.8mil injection into Swedish based insurtech player, BIMA.
Maxis CEO: Google and FB should be sending us flowers!
Maxis CEO Morten Lundal spends 90mins with Karamjit Singh to talk about digital, Google, Facebook and making lots of money from digital services.
Telcos in cross-sector deals and M&As to address digitalisation
Customer behaviour and digital disruption are driving deal-making in the global telecommunications sector, according to EY’s 14th biannual Telecommunications Global Capital Confidence Barometer.
Ooredoo is dead serious about Indosat and Indonesia
Ooredoo Group, which holds a 65% stake in operator PT Indosat Tbk that has rebranded itself into Indosat Ooredoo, said it plans to invest 30% of its group annual revenue into its Indonesian operator over the next three years.
Sigve Brekke’s ‘burning platform’ mentality to move a giant
Very aware of the dangers of becoming a ‘dumb pipe,’ Telenor group president Sigve Brekke lists a number of things the telco must execute to escape this nightmare scenario, writes Karamjit Singh.
DNA on BFM: Are our jobs at risk?
Who will be at risk from the increasing digitisation of work, and what can be done to make one more valuable and relevant? Karamjit Singh discusses that with Freda Liu, and still got in four other talking points … and a 90-second song!
Digi launches incubator, Telenor CEO says it’s all part of the plan
Programmes like Digi’s Incub8 are a key part of parent group Telenor’s overall strategy in transforming from a telco into a digital services provider, writes Karamjit Singh.
Digi creates new digital arm, Digi-X
Digi Telecommunications has announced the formation of a new division, Digi-X, which would be responsible for “constructing digitally adjacent businesses and competencies,” it said in a statement.
Driven by data, Telkom aims to become ‘digital company’
Telkom, which posted a 45.1% surge in data, Internet, and IT services revenue to US$780mil in Q1 2016 versus Q1 2015, is committed to becoming a ‘digital company.’
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