Singapore's former incumbent telecommunications player, SingTel has since grown to become a multi-billion dollar business and one of the world's largest mobile network operators.
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Telco partners Amdoc to launch the facility which will invest in local startups, as well as focus on new technologies such as voice and facial recognition, and more efficient networks.
StarHub will launch an interoperable platform for users to exchange content, while SingTel is developing own apps, as they attempt to regain lost ground against popular OTT services such as WhatsApp and Viber.
Singapore telco has been fined S$180,000 (US$145,705) for last May's glitch on its mio TV service which disrupted the broadcast of the concluding matches of the Barclays Premier League football season.
[UPDATE] Telco saw third quarter net income drop to S$827 million (US$669 million) due to exceptional charges from Australian unit restructuring, weaker foreign currencies, and a drag from Philippine and Indian associates.
The telco will sell its 30 percent stake in Pakistan's Warid Telecom to a unit of the Abu Dhabi Group for US$150 million, following a "strategic review" on competitive position and opportunity.
Negative consumer feedback on service quality is piling on for mobile operators and will only worsen over the festive period, but telcos deny seeing more complaints and pledge to continue beefing up their networks.
Telco leads US$13 million investment, along with existing investors NEA and Jafco Ventures, in Series D funding for the media and advertising platform.
Telco plans to expand its network infrastructure over next 12 months in both markets, due to demand from domestic companies looking to venture overseas and MNCs looking to expand there.
[UPDATE] Southeast Asia's largest telco braces itself for first drop in annual revenue in 14 years, as it books worse than expected earnings partly due to higher costs and weakness from Australian unit Optus.
Singapore telco releases timetable for network upgrades at malls, following spate of complaints over coverage including Facebook post which went viral last month.
Singapore telco believes business intelligence will be a pillar of future growth, driven by the opportunities opened up by trends such as urbanization and "smart" cities.
Pay TV operator signs another three-season deal but on a non-exclusive basis, so it isn't bound by Singapore's cross-carriage rule to share content with rival StarHub.
SingTel has partnered with Goba.Mobi to release a new app designed to promote social events.
The telco has acquired a piece of Singapore-based mobile social gaming platform TMG, and adds Japan's Softbank has also invested for a similar stake.