Telecommunications

Grab rival Be Group gets $60M loan for Vietnam expansion – report

Vietnam-based ride-hailing start-up Be Group JSC said it had received a loan facility of at least $60 million, as it seeks to further challenge Grab Holdings Ltd in the country,…

Singtel to invest an additional $100M into innovative technology start-ups through Singtel Innov8

Singapore telecommunications firm Singtel announced Tuesday its plan to invest a further $100 million into Singtel Innov8, its corporate venture arm, raising its total capital…

Singapore’s Circles Global acquires Pareteum to accelerate growth in global digital telco SaaS market

Singapore telco Circles Global announced Thursday it has completed the acquisition of the Mobile Virtual Network Enabler (MVNE) business of Pareteum, a US-based cloud software…

India’s Airtel acquires strategic stake in Singapore blockchain technology startup Aqilliz

Bharti Airtel (Airtel), India’s premier communications solutions provider, announced Thursday it has acquired a strategic stake in Aqilliz, a Singapore-based blockchain as a…

Cloud communications firm Vonage acquires omnichannel conversational commerce solutions provider Jumper.ai

Vonage, a US-based cloud communications firm announced Tuesday it has acquired Jumper.ai, a Singapore-based firm in omnichannel conversational commerce solutions, to boost its…