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Singtel, Optus Make 5G Video Call On Oppo 5G Smartphone

Singtel, Optus Make 5G Video Call On Oppo 5G Smartphone

February 21, 2019 at 10:59 pm 0 comments

Singtel, Optus and Ericsson have successfully made an end-to-end 5G video call with Augmented Reality (AR) between Singapore and Australia using an Oppo 5G smartphone. The smartphone, however, is a test device at present. The Oppo 5G smartphone runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modems on 3GPP-compliant 5G networks inRead More

Singtel, Ericsson Open 5G Facility In Singapore Polytechnic

Singtel, Ericsson Open 5G Facility In Singapore Polytechnic

January 21, 2019 at 9:39 am 0 comments

A 5G facility has been set up in the campus of Singapore Polytechnic to help develop and test 5G solutions. The facility was built jointly by Singtel, Ericsson and Singapore Polytechnic and is located at the technology institute’s SP’s Dover Road campus. The facility, named 5G Garage, is connected to Singtel’sRead More

IPO In Mind, Airtel Africa Raises $1.25 Bn From 6 Global Investors

IPO In Mind, Airtel Africa Raises $1.25 Bn From 6 Global Investors

October 24, 2018 at 8:42 am 0 comments

Bharti Airtel’s Africa business or Airtel Africa is planning to raise $1.25 billion from six global investors including SoftBank, Singtel, Temasek and Warburg Pincus to reduce debt and prepare the company for its planned IPO. “The proceeds will be used to reduce Airtel Africa’s existing debt of approx. USD 5Read More

Singtel And Ericsson To Launch Singapore’s First 5G Network

Singtel And Ericsson To Launch Singapore’s First 5G Network

July 23, 2018 at 11:56 am 0 comments

Singtel is going to launch Singapore’s first 5G network with the help of Ericsson’s telecom infrastructure and solutions, the companies have informed. The 5G network, as a pilot, will go live by Q4 this year. Announced today, the 5G pilot network will be deployed at one-north in Buona Vista, theRead More

Etisalat, Singtel, Softbank And Telefonica Form Global Telco Security Alliance

Etisalat, Singtel, Softbank And Telefonica Form Global Telco Security Alliance

April 13, 2018 at 10:25 am 0 comments

Four global majors – Etisalat, Singtel, SoftBank and Telefónica – have signed an agreement to create the first Global Telco Security Alliance offering enterprises access to a comprehensive portfolio of cyber security services. The alliance will form one of the world’s biggest managed security services platforms with a combined customer base of more thanRead More

Bridge Alliance Appoints Ong Geok Chwee As New CEO

Bridge Alliance Appoints Ong Geok Chwee As New CEO

March 26, 2018 at 9:22 am 0 comments

Bridge Alliance, an association of telecom operators in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa, Monday named Ms. Ong Geok Chwee as its new Chief Executive Officer. she takes office from 26 March 2018. Geok Chwee joins Bridge Alliance with more than 20 years of experience in the infocomm technology industry.Read More

Singtel Invests Rs 2649 Crore In Airtel’s Parent Company

Singtel Invests Rs 2649 Crore In Airtel’s Parent Company

February 5, 2018 at 8:35 am 0 comments

Singapore’s largest telecom firm Singtel is investing Rs 2649 crore in Airtel’s parent company Bharti Telecom for  a little over 1% stake. The fund, Airtel said, will be used to repay its debts. With this investment, Singtel’s total stake (along with its affiliates) in Bharti Telecom will increase to 48.90%.Read More

Singtel Launches Managed SDN Solution For Enterprises

Singtel Launches Managed SDN Solution For Enterprises

October 23, 2017 at 9:44 am 0 comments

Singtel, Singapore’s telecom operator and partner to Airtel in India, on Monday launched its new network solution – Managed Software-Defined Branch (SD Branch) to support enterprises’ evolving networking needs across the globe. Highly scalable and cost-efficient through a “white box” or generic hardware, Singtel SD Branch empowers enterprises in managing multipleRead More

Indigo Cable System To Improve Undersea Link Between Australia And SE Asia

Indigo Cable System To Improve Undersea Link Between Australia And SE Asia

April 6, 2017 at 9:42 am 0 comments

A new undersea cable system, called Indigo Cable System, is being developed that will provide a better internet connectivity between Australia and the fast-growing South East Asian markets. Big technology firms like AARNet, Google, Indosat Ooredoo, Singtel, SubPartners, and Telstra have joined hands to develop the undersea cable system whichRead More

Singtel Raises Stake In Bharti Airtel

Singtel Raises Stake In Bharti Airtel

August 19, 2016 at 9:05 am 0 comments

Singapore Telecommunications or Singtel Thursday said it further acquired 7.39% stake in Bharti Telecom, the holding company of Bharti airtel, by buying out the stake from Temasek by paying $659.5 million. Singtel will pay Temasek Rs 235.62 for each share of Bharti Telecom and the transaction will be made inRead More