Singapore to issue RFP for eSIM card trial
The city-state is launching a trial for over-the-air subscription management of the SIM cards embedded in IoT devices.
Urgent need to allocate spectrum, governments warned
At the start of the WRC-15 treaty negotiations, the GSMA called on governments across the world to allocate the spectrum required to drive the continued global growth of mobile broadband.
Doctor Gratis Plus, konsultasi kesehatan menggunakan smartphone
Kawasan Asia Pasifik akan berkontribusi 30% dari market share pasar mHealth Setelah layanan gratis, Doctor Gratis kini hadirkan layanan premium berbayar
Big benefits for Bangkok if Intelligent Transport Systems used: GSMA study
Deploying Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) in the capital city of Thailand could reduce travel times, carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and road accidents, driving social and economic benefits of up to US$1 billion per year, according to the GSM Association (GSMA).
GSMA’s low-power network initiative to boost IoT growth
The GSMA has established the ‘Mobile IoT Initiative,’ a new project backed by 26 of the world’s leading mobile operators including Singapore Telecommunications (Singtel), Ooredoo and Telenor, OEMs (original equipment manufacturers), as well as chipset, module and infrastructure companies.
AsiaPac telco community gets a spectrum slap from GSMA
The GSM Association said it is disappointed that the Asia Pacific telecommunications community has not identified sufficient spectrum to meet growing consumer demand.
Development of digital societies key to APAC growth: Research reports
New research reports produced by the GSMA, International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and the Internet Society (iSOC) show that the development of digital societies have the potential to help solve key challenges faced by Asian countries.
Telenor’s Asia head Sigve Brekke promoted to group CEO
The board of directors of Telenor Group has announced the appointment of Sigve Brekke as the new group president and chief executive officer (CEO), taking on the role to be vacated by Jon Fredrik Baksaas effective Aug 17, 2015.
Thailand can boost GDP with mobile broadband policy: GSMA study
Effective government policy in Thailand could increase mobile and fixed broadband penetration to 133% by 2020, up from 52% in 2013, according to the GSM Association (GSMA).
US-based Tone and XL Axiata out to empower Indonesian fisherman
New York-based communications company Tone has partnered with Indonesian network provider XL Axiata to empower fishermen in Lombok, Indonesia with mobile broadband services and activation kits through a programme titled mFish.