Singtel said it has expanded the merchant list on its mobile payment app Dash to include leading online retailer Lazada Singapore.
The startup innovation arms of Singtel (Singtel Innov8), Orange (Orange Fab), Deutsche Telekom (hub:raum) and Telefónica (Telefónica Open Future), said they have joined forces to bridge the startup ecosystems across South-East Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.
Singapore Telecommunications Ltd (Singtel) said it has completed its acquisition of US-based managed security services specialist Trustwave, first announced in April.
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.
Data centre services company IO has announced the appointment of Aaron Rasmussen as director of its DCaaS (Data Centre-as-a-Service) operations in Singapore.
Singtel said that members of the public can now donate to Community Chest, direct from their mobile phones with Dash, its mobile wallet app.
Singtel has embarked on upgrades to its 4G (Fourth Generation) and WiFi networks, which it said would give customers a boost to their mobile connectivity.
Pricing and subscription plans remained the most important factor for Singaporeans in selecting their telecommunications service providers, according to Frost & Sullivan.
The Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) is proposing to release more spectrum for mobile broadband services and to facilitate the entry of a new mobile operator.
M1, Singapore Telecommunications (Singtel) and StarHub will stop all 2G (Second Generation) mobile services in Singapore with effect April 1, 2017.