Singapore has one of the highest rates of mobile and Internet penetration in the world, and households worldwide. Its government sets aside over S$1 billion yearly on ICT tenders and recognizes the importance of "skills, innovation and productivity" in ensuring economic growth.

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M1 CEO to retire with buyout talks hanging overhead

M1 CEO to retire with buyout talks hanging overhead

Karen Kooi Lee Wah is set to retire next month and pave the way for Pareteum Asia CEO Manjot Singh Mann to take over the helm at the Singapore telco, which has been in the middle of buyout discussions involving its shareholders.

November 5, 2018 by

BlackBerry opens Expert Center in Singapore

BlackBerry opens Expert Center in Singapore

Research In Motion steps up customer service investment with a dedicated after-sales service center in Singapore--its second in Asia, after Indonesia which has 56 such facilities--ahead of next month's BlackBerry 10 launch.

December 12, 2012 by

Convergence in reality

Convergence in reality

The first day of the imbX2007 saw vendors from across Asia and beyond showcasing a wide range of technologies, from new mobile handsets to biometrics for immigration.

June 20, 2007 by

M1 posts SG$71m net profit for first half

Singaporean mobile carrier M1 has published its first-half financial results to June 30, revealing half-year net profit of SG$71 million and the loss of 80,000 mobile customers over the past year. Read more:

July 30, 2018

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