Vonage eyes Singapore, Japan, Korea

Vonage eyes Singapore, Japan, Korea

Summary: Colleague Ben Charny reports today that Vonage will likely kick off its anticipated expansion into Asia by trying out the Singapore market later this year.Why Singapore?

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Colleague Ben Charny reports today that Vonage will likely kick off its anticipated expansion into Asia by trying out the Singapore market later this year.

Why Singapore? Vonage chief financial officer John Rego says that the island nation's utility regulators are "very friendly" to Internet phone operators.

Rego adds that utility regulators in Japan and South Korea are similarly inclined.

OK, international readers as well as international travelers, you have an assignment. In terms of local number availability, what nation would you like to see Vonage expand to next? TalkBack to us and let us know.

 

Topic: Singapore

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  • Vonage will be hard pressed

    To find anywhere as business-friendly for setting up operations as Singapore. In keeping with the Asia market, I would imagine that Taiwan would be another quick addition.
    dr praetorius
  • KOREA

    I hope vonage gets set up in Korea SOON!. I am a american using Vonage in Korea. But I need a Korean phone number for local phone calls.
    Tothm