Despite the overall rise in smartphone adoption and video consumption in the South-East Asian region, emerging economies such as Thailand and Indonesia are expected to struggle to grow further because of the high costs of handsets, according to BuzzCity.
M1 Limited has launched what it's calling “Singapore’s first nationwide next-generation 4G network,” promising download speeds for customers of up to 300Mbps.
Maxis reported service revenue remained steady at RM2.049 billion in its third quarter (Q3 2014) ended Sept 30, 2014, while normalised profit after tax inched up 2.9% from the RM480 million registered in Q2 2014 to hit RM494 million.
DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd announced that Christine Cheah and Yong Wei Shian will represent Malaysia at the second edition of the Telenor Youth Summit in Oslo, Norway from Dec 9-11.
Half of the world’s population will be using mobile devices to access the Internet by 2020, according to new data released by GSMA Intelligence at the GSMA Mobile 360-Africa event.
Access, affordability and services are key to bringing the internet to Asia's mass market, says Telenor executive vice president Sigve Brekke.
U Mobile has launched its ‘Vision 2 Million’ campaign, with which it aims to add two million new subscribers by Dec 31 2014.
Celcom reported second-quarter 2014 (Q2 2014) revenue of RM1.95 billion, an increase of 2% from the previous quarter’s revenue of RM1.91 billion, with a year to date (YTD) revenue of RM3.86 billion.
Telenor Group said it expects to increase its mobile Internet subscriber base in Asia to 45 million users by year’s end, an increase of approximately 64% year-over-year and the company’s fastest uptake of mobile Internet users to date.
Axiata president and group chief executive officer Jamaludin Ibrahim is unfazed by Telekom Malaysia’s entry into the mobile space and believes that this will grow the pie bigger, even as his company posted higher revenue but lower profits.